Google Chrome < 7.0.517.44 Multiple Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 5698


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


Versions of Google Chrome earlier than 7.0.517.44 are potentially affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- A use-after-free error exists in text editing. (51602)

- A memory corruption error exists relating to enormous text area. (55257)

- A bad cast exists with the SVG use element. (58657)

- An invalid memory read exists in XPath handling. (58731)

- A use-after-free error exists in text-control-selections. (58741)

- Multiple integer overflows exists in font handling. (59320)

- A memory corruption issue exists in libvpx. (60055)

- A bad use of a destroyed frame object exists. (60238)

- Multiple type confusions exists with event objects. (60327, 60769, 61255)

- An out-of-bounds array access exists in SVG handling. (60688)


Upgrade to Google Chrome 7.0.517.44 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 5698

File Name: 5698.prm

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2010/11/04

Modified: 2017/02/02

Dependencies: 1735, 8314

Nessus ID: 50476

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 7.1

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:ND


Base Score: 7.3

Temporal Score: 7.1


Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:F/RL:U/RC:X

Vulnerability Information

Patch Publication Date: 2010/11/04

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2010/11/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-4008, CVE-2010-4197, CVE-2010-4198, CVE-2010-4199, CVE-2010-4201, CVE-2010-4202, CVE-2010-4203, CVE-2010-4204, CVE-2010-4205, CVE-2010-4206

BID: 44646, 44741, 44779, 45718, 45719, 45720, 45721

IAVA: 2012-A-0073, 2012-A-0153