Google Chrome < 37.0.2062.124 RSA Signature Forgery in NSS
High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 8410
SynopsisThe remote host has a web browser installed that is vulnerable to a critical issue via the Network Security Services (NSS) library.
DescriptionVersions of Google Chrome prior to 37.0.2062.124 utilize a vulnerable version of the Network Security Services library for cryptographic functionality. The issue lies in the incorrect check of signature padding, leading to potential signature forgery that can be leveraged for man-in-the-middle attacks over SSL.
SolutionUpdate the Chrome browser to 37.0.2062.124 or later.