Google Chrome < 7.0.517.41 Multiple Vulnerabilities

medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 5680
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The remote host contains a web browser that is vulnerable to multiple attack vectors.


Versions of Google chrome earlier than 7.0.517.41 are potentially affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- It is possible to spam profiles via autofill / autocomplete. (48225, 51727)

- An unspecified crash exists relating to forms. (48857)

- A browser crash exists relating to form autofill. (50428)

- It is possible to spoof the URl on page unload. (51680)

- It is possible to bypass the pop-up blocker. (53002)

- A crash on shutdown exists relating got Web Sockets. (53985)

- A possible memory corruption exists with animated GIF files. (54500)

- Stale elements exist in the element map. (56451)


Upgrade to Google Chrome 7.0.517.41 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 5680

Family: Web Clients

Published: 10/20/2010

Updated: 3/6/2019

Nessus ID: 50049

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

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:2.3:a:google:chrome:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Patch Publication Date: 10/19/2010

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/19/2010

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-4040, CVE-2010-4042, CVE-2010-4033, CVE-2010-4034, CVE-2010-4035, CVE-2010-4036, CVE-2010-4037, CVE-2010-4038, CVE-2010-4039, CVE-2010-4041

BID: 44241