openSUSE Security Update : Chromium (openSUSE-2017-420)

High Nessus Plugin ID 99158


The remote openSUSE host is missing a security update.


This update to Chromium 57.0.2987.133 fixes the following issues (boo#1031677) :

- CVE-2017-5055: Use after free in printing

- CVE-2017-5054: Heap buffer overflow in V8

- CVE-2017-5052: Bad cast in Blink

- CVE-2017-5056: Use after free in Blink

- CVE-2017-5053: Out of bounds memory access in V8

The following packaging changes are included :

- No longer claim to provide browser(npapi)


Update the affected Chromium packages.

See Also

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 99158

File Name: openSUSE-2017-420.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.5 $

Type: local

Agent: unix

Published: 2017/04/03

Modified: 2018/01/26

Dependencies: 12634

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

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


Base Score: 9.6

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chromedriver, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chromedriver-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chromium, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chromium-debuginfo, p-cpe:/a:novell:opensuse:chromium-debugsource, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.1, cpe:/o:novell:opensuse:42.2

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

Patch Publication Date: 2017/04/01

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-5052, CVE-2017-5053, CVE-2017-5054, CVE-2017-5055, CVE-2017-5056