openSUSE Security Update : Chromium (openSUSE-2016-950)

High Nessus Plugin ID 92778


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


Chromium was updated to 52.0.2743.116 to fix the following security issues: (boo#992305)

- CVE-2016-5141: Address bar spoofing (boo#992314)

- CVE-2016-5142: Use-after-free in Blink (boo#992313)

- CVE-2016-5139: Heap overflow in pdfium (boo#992311)

- CVE-2016-5140: Heap overflow in pdfium (boo#992310)

- CVE-2016-5145: Same origin bypass for images in Blink (boo#992320)

- CVE-2016-5143: Parameter sanitization failure in DevTools (boo#992319)

- CVE-2016-5144: Parameter sanitization failure in DevTools (boo#992315)

- CVE-2016-5146: Various fixes from internal audits, fuzzing and other initiatives (boo#992309)


Update the affected Chromium packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 92778

File Name: openSUSE-2016-950.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2016/08/08

Modified: 2016/10/13

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P


Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chromedriver, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chromium, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chromium-desktop-gnome, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chromium-desktop-kde, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chromium-ffmpegsumo, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:13.2, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.1

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/SuSE/release, Host/SuSE/rpm-list, Host/cpu

Patch Publication Date: 2016/08/07

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-5139, CVE-2016-5140, CVE-2016-5141, CVE-2016-5142, CVE-2016-5143, CVE-2016-5144, CVE-2016-5145, CVE-2016-5146