Google Chrome < 220.127.116.11 Buffer Overflow vulnerability
Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 5082
SynopsisThe remote host contains a web browser that is vulnerable to a buffer overflow attack.
DescriptionThe version of Google Chrome installed on the remote host is earlier than 18.104.22.168. Such versions are reportedly affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability when handling certain responses from HTTP servers. An attacker could exploit this issue to cause a denial of service, or execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the logged on user.
SolutionUpgrade to Google Chrome 22.214.171.124 or later.