FreeBSD : chromium -- multiple vulnerabilities (a3473f5a-a739-11e6-afaa-e8e0b747a45a)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 94693


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


Google Chrome Releases reports :

4 security fixes in this release, including :

- [643948] High CVE-2016-5199: Heap corruption in FFmpeg. Credit to Paul Mehta

- [658114] High CVE-2016-5200: Out of bounds memory access in V8.
Credit to Choongwoo Han

- [660678] Medium CVE-2016-5201: Info leak in extensions. Credit to Rob Wu

- [662843] CVE-2016-5202: Various fixes from internal audits, fuzzing and other initiatives


Update the affected packages.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 94693

File Name: freebsd_pkg_a3473f5aa73911e6afaae8e0b747a45a.nasl

Version: $Revision: 2.5 $

Type: local

Published: 2016/11/11

Modified: 2017/01/23

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.8

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


Base Score: 8.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/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: 2016/11/10

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/11/09

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-5199, CVE-2016-5200, CVE-2016-5201, CVE-2016-5202