Google Chrome prior 8.0.552.209 numeric error

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A vulnerability was found in Google Chrome (Web Browser). It has been declared as critical. This vulnerability affects an unknown part. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a numeric error vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-189. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:

Integer overflow in Google Chrome before 13.0.782.215 on 32-bit platforms allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact via vectors involving uniform arrays.

The weakness was published 08/29/2011 by Sergey Glazunov (miaubiz) with Google Chrome Security Team (Website). The advisory is available at This vulnerability was named CVE-2011-2829 since 07/20/2011. The exploitation appears to be easy. The attack can be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is required for a successful exploitation. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available.

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 51069 (FreeBSD : chromium -- multiple vulnerabilities (6887828f-0229-11e0-b84d-00262d5ed8ee)), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family FreeBSD Local Security Checks. The commercial vulnerability scanner Qualys is able to test this issue with plugin 119539 (Google Chrome Prior to 13.0.782.215 Multiple Vulnerabilities).

Upgrading to version 8.0.552.209 eliminates this vulnerability. The upgrade is hosted for download at

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at X-Force (69373) and Tenable (51069). Similar entries are available at 4341, 4403, 6349 and 56943.






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VulDB Meta Base Score: 7.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 7.0

VulDB Base Score: 7.3
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Class: Numeric error
CWE: CWE-189
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Nessus ID: 51069
Nessus Name: FreeBSD : chromium -- multiple vulnerabilities (6887828f-0229-11e0-b84d-00262d5ed8ee)
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OpenVAS ID: 68696
OpenVAS Name: FreeBSD Ports: chromium
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Upgrade: Chrome 8.0.552.209


07/20/2011 🔍
08/22/2011 +33 days 🔍
08/22/2011 +0 days 🔍
08/29/2011 +7 days 🔍
08/29/2011 +0 days 🔍
08/30/2011 +1 days 🔍
03/23/2015 +1301 days 🔍
11/18/2021 +2432 days 🔍



Researcher: Sergey Glazunov (miaubiz)
Organization: Google Chrome Security Team
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2011-2829 (🔍)

X-Force: 69373
Vulnerability Center: 32885 - Google Chrome before 13.0.782.215 On 32-bit Platforms Remote Integer Overflow, Medium
SecurityFocus: 49279 - Google Chrome Prior to 13.0.782.215 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities

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Created: 03/23/2015 04:50 PM
Updated: 11/18/2021 11:07 AM
Changes: 03/23/2015 04:50 PM (63), 03/30/2017 10:28 AM (13), 11/18/2021 11:07 AM (3)
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