FreeBSD : chromium -- multiple vulnerabilities (9c135c7e-9fa4-11e6-a265-3065ec8fd3ec)

High Nessus Plugin ID 94451


The remote FreeBSD host is missing one or more security-related updates.


Google Chrome Releases reports :

3 security fixes in this release, including :

- [642496] High CVE-2016-5177: Use after free in V8. Credit to Anonymous

- [651092] CVE-2016-5178: Various fixes from internal audits, fuzzing and other initiatives.


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 94451

File Name: freebsd_pkg_9c135c7e9fa411e6a2653065ec8fd3ec.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.3 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/11/01

Modified: 2018/02/01

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:freebsd:freebsd:chromium, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:chromium-npapi, p-cpe:/a:freebsd:freebsd:chromium-pulse, cpe:/o:freebsd:freebsd

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/FreeBSD/release, Host/FreeBSD/pkg_info

Patch Publication Date: 2016/10/31

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/09/29

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-5177, CVE-2016-5178