Google Chrome < 6.0.472.53 Multiple Vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 5654


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


Versions of Google Chrome earlier than 6.0.472.53 are potentially affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- It is possible to bypass the pop-up blocker with a blank frame target. (Bug 34414)

- It is possible to visually spoof the URL bar with homographic sequences. (Bug 37201)

- Restrictions on setting clipboard content are not strict enough. (Bug 41654)

- A stale pointer exists in SVG filters. (Bug 45659)

- It may be possible to enumerate installed extensions. (Bug 45876)

- An unspecified vulnerability in WebSockets could lead to a browser NULL crash. (Bugs 46750, 51846)

- A use-after-free error exists in the Notifications presenter. (Bug 50386)

- An unspecified memory corruption issue exists in Notification permissions. (Bug 50839)

- Multiple unspecified integer errors exists in WebSockets. (Bugs 51360, 51739)

- A memory corruption issue exists with counter nodes. (Bug 51653)

- Chrome may store an excessive amount of autocomplete entries. (Bug 51727)

- A stale pointer exists in focus handling. (Bug 52433)

- A Sandbox parameter deserialization error exists. (Bug 52682)

- An unspecified cross-origin image theft issue exists. (Bug 53001)


Upgrade to Google Chrome 6.0.472.53 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 5654

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2010/09/02

Updated: 2019/03/06

Nessus ID: 49089

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5.6

Temporal Score: 5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:google:chrome

Patch Publication Date: 2010/09/02

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2010/09/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-3246

BID: 42952