CVE-2011-3098

HIGH
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Description

Google Chrome before 19.0.1084.46 on Windows uses an incorrect search path for the Windows Media Player plug-in, which might allow local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse plug-in in an unspecified directory.

References

http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=124216

http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2012/05/stable-channel-update.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-05/msg00017.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-08/msg00009.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/53540

http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1027067

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/75603

https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A15618

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2012-05-16

Updated: 2018-10-30

Type: CWE-264

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.2

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

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

View all (5 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
74715openSUSE Security Update : chromium / v8 (openSUSE-SU-2012:0993-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
74634openSUSE Security Update : chromium / v8 (openSUSE-SU-2012:0656-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
800898Google Chrome < 19.0.1084.46 Multiple VulnerabilitiesLog Correlation EngineWeb Clients
high
6487Google Chrome < 19.0.1084.46 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorWeb Clients
high
59117Google Chrome < 19.0.1084.46 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusWindows
critical