Google Chrome < 67.0.3396.87 RCE

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 700360


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


The version of Google Chrome installed on the remote host is prior to 67.0.3396.87, and is affected by an out-of-bounds write flaw that may allow a context-dependent attacker to manipulate memory content and execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2018-6149)


Upgrade to Chrome version 67.0.3396.87 or later.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 700360

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: 2018/06/05

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2018/06/04

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-6149

BID: 104440