Google Chrome < Address Spoofing

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 4748


The remote host contains a web browser that is affected by an address spoofing vulnerability.


The version of Google Chrome installed on the remote host is earlier than Such versions are reportedly are affected by an address spoofing vulnerability in pop-ups. An attacker can leverage this issue to manipulate a window's address bar to show a different address than the actual origin of the content.


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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 4748

File Name: 4748.prm

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2008/11/12

Modified: 2016/11/23

Dependencies: 4645

Nessus ID: 34742

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.6

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C


Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.9


Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:F/RL:O/RC:C

Reference Information

BID: 32258