Google Chrome < Remote Code Execution

medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 5026


The remote host contains a web browser that is vulnerable to multiple attack vectors.


The version of Google Chrome installed on the remote host is earlier than Such versions are reportedly affected by a memory corruption issue. An attacker could exploit this flaw in order to run arbitrary code inside the Google Chrome sandbox.


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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 5026

Family: Web Clients

Published: 8/18/2004

Updated: 3/6/2019

Nessus ID: 38791

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.6

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

Temporal Vector: E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:google:chrome

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-0945

BID: 34924