Google Chrome < 46.0.2490.86 Multiple Vulnerabilities

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 9014

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 46.0.2490.86 and is affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- An information disclosure vulnerability exists in the PDF viewer that allows an attacker to disclose sensitive information. (CVE-2015-1302)
- A type confusion error exists that allows an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2015-7659)
- A security bypass vulnerability exists that allows an attacker to write arbitrary data to the file system under user permissions. (CVE-2015-7662)
- Multiple use-after-free vulnerabilities exist that allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2015-7651, CVE-2015-7652, CVE-2015-7653, CVE-2015-7654, CVE-2015-7655, CVE-2015-7656, CVE-2015-7657, CVE-2015-7658, CVE-2015-7660, CVE-2015-7661, CVE-2015-7663, CVE-2015-8042, CVE-2015-8043, CVE-2015-8044, CVE-2015-8046)

Solution

Update the Chrome browser to 46.0.2490.86 or later.

See Also

http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2015/07/stable-channel-update_21.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 9014

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2015/12/04

Modified: 2016/01/29

Dependencies: 4645

Nessus ID: 86852

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.6

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 5.7

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:google:chrome

Patch Publication Date: 2015/11/10

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/09/02

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-1302, CVE-2015-7651, CVE-2015-7652, CVE-2015-7653, CVE-2015-7654, CVE-2015-7655, CVE-2015-7656, CVE-2015-7657, CVE-2015-7658, CVE-2015-7659, CVE-2015-7660, CVE-2015-7661, CVE-2015-7662, CVE-2015-7663, CVE-2015-8042, CVE-2015-8043, CVE-2015-8044, CVE-2015-8046

BID: 77537