CVE-2010-0657

HIGH

Description

Google Chrome before 4.0.249.78 on Windows does not perform the expected encoding, escaping, and quoting for the URL in the --app argument in a desktop shortcut, which allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary programs or obtain sensitive information by tricking a user into creating a crafted shortcut.

References

http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=23693

http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2010/01/stable-channel-update_25.html

http://securitytracker.com/id?1023506

http://sites.google.com/a/chromium.org/dev/Home/chromium-security/chromium-security-bugs

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A14306

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2010-02-18

Updated: 2017-09-19

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 9.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: HIGH