Google Chrome < 43.0.2357.130 Multiple Vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 8880

Synopsis

The remote host is utilizing a web browser that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description

The version of Google Chrome on the remote host is prior to 43.0.2357.130 and is affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- A scheme validation error exists in WebUI. A remote attacker can exploit this to have an unspecified impact. (CVE-2015-1266)
- A cross-origin bypass vulnerability exists in Blink due to an unspecified flaw that is triggered when handling the creation context passed through public APIs. A remote attacker can exploit this to bypass the cross-origin policy. (CVE-2015-1267)
- A cross-origin bypass vulnerability exists in Blink due to an unspecified flaw in its V8 bindings. A remote attacker can exploit this to bypass the cross-origin policy. (CVE-2015-1268)
- A normalization bypass vulnerability exists in the HSTS/HPKP preload list. A remote attacker can exploit this to bypass HSTS/HPKP preloads and have a connection use HTTP instead of the expected HTTPS. (CVE-2015-1269)

Solution

Update the Chrome browser to 43.0.2357.130 or later.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?5b830981

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 8880

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2015/09/25

Modified: 2015/09/25

Dependencies: 4645

Nessus ID: 84342, 84343

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 7.3

Temporal Score: 6.6

Vector: CVSS3#AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:google:chrome

Patch Publication Date: 2015/06/22

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/06/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-1266, CVE-2015-1267, CVE-2015-1268, CVE-2015-1269