Google Chrome < 78.0.3904.87 Multiple Use-After-Free

medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 701236
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A web browser installed on the remote host is affected by multiple Use-After-Free (UAF) vulnerabilities.


The version of Google Chrome installed on the remote Windows host is prior to 78.0.3904.87. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the 2019_10_stable-channel-update-for-desktop_31 advisory.


Upgrade to Google Chrome version 78.0.3904.87 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 701236

Family: Web Clients

Published: 3/26/2019

Updated: 3/26/2019

Dependencies: 4645

Nessus ID: 130463

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


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.3

Temporal Score: 5.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Patch Publication Date: 11/1/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/1/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-13721, CVE-2019-13720