Google Chrome < 64.0.3282.168 RCE

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 700354

Synopsis

The remote host is utilizing a web browser that is affected by a Remote Code Execution (RCE) attack vector.

Description

The version of Google Chrome installed on the remote host is prior to 64.0.3282.168, and is affected by a flaw in the 'JSFunction::CalculateInstanceSizeForDerivedClass()' function in 'objects.cc' that is triggered when encountering constructor compilation errors exist during derived class instantiation. This may allow a context-dependent attacker to corrupt memory and potentially execute arbitrary code.

Solution

Upgrade to Chrome version 64.0.3282.168 or later.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 700354

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2018/08/23

Updated: 2019/03/06

Dependencies: 4645

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.1

Temporal Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:F/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:google:chrome

Patch Publication Date: 2018/01/31

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/01/31

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-6056

BID: 103003