Google Chrome for Android < 36.0.1985.122 Multiple Vulnerabilities

medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 8341
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The remote mobile host was detected using an outdated version of Google Chrome.


Versions of Google Chrome for Android earlier than 36.0.1985.122 are unpatched for the following security issues:

- Omnibox URL spoofing (CVE-2014-3159)

- Same-origin-policy bypass (CVE-2014-3161)


Upgrade to Google Chrome 36.0.1985.122 or later from the Google Play app store.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 8341

Published: 7/17/2014

Updated: 3/6/2019

Dependencies: 8092

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5.9

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

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


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.6

Temporal Score: 5.4

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

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

Vulnerability Information

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

Patch Publication Date: 7/16/2014

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/16/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-3161, CVE-2014-3159

BID: 68679