Google Chrome < 6.0.472.59 Multiple Vulnerabilities

medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 5664


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


Versions of Google chrome earlier than 6.0.472.59 are potentially affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- A use-after-free error exists when using document APIs during parse. (Bug 50250)

- A use-after-free error exists in SVG styles. (Bug 50712)

- A use-after-free error exists with nested SVG elements. (Bug 51252)

- A possible browser assert exists in cursor handling. (Bug 51709)

- A race condition exists in console handling. (Bug 51919)

- An unlikely browser crash exists in pop-up blocking. (Bug 53176)

- Bug 45400 is incorrectly fixed on Mac. (Bug 53361)

- A memory corruption error exists in Geolocation. (Bug 53394)

- A memory corruption issue exists in Khmer handling. Note that this only affects Chrome for Linux. (Bug 53930)

- An error exists because Chrome fails to prompt for extension history access. (Bug 54006)


Upgrade to Google Chrome 6.0.472.59 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 5664

Family: Web Clients

Published: 9/16/2010

Updated: 3/6/2019

Nessus ID: 49237

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.6

Temporal Score: 5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:google:chrome

Patch Publication Date: 9/14/2010

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/14/2010

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-1823

BID: 43228