CVE-2016-1616

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Description

The CustomButton::AcceleratorPressed function in ui/views/controls/button/custom_button.cc in Google Chrome before 48.0.2564.82 allows remote attackers to spoof URLs via vectors involving an unfocused custom button.

References

http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2016/01/stable-channel-update_20.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-01/msg00035.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-01/msg00036.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-01/msg00046.html

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0072.html

http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3456

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/81430

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034801

https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=541415

https://codereview.chromium.org/1437523005

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201603-09

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-01-25

Updated: 2016-12-07

Type: CWE-254

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.3

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 4.3

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:N

Impact Score: 1.4

Exploitability Score: 2.8

Severity: MEDIUM

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 47.0.2526.106 (inclusive)

Tenable Plugins

View all (9 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
89902GLSA-201603-09 : Chromium: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
critical
88539openSUSE Security Update : Chromium (openSUSE-2016-109)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
9062Google Chrome < 48.0.2564.82 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorWeb Clients
high
88447RHEL 6 : chromium-browser (RHSA-2016:0072)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
critical
88425Debian DSA-3456-1 : chromium-browser - security updateNessusDebian Local Security Checks
critical
88402openSUSE Security Update : Chromium (openSUSE-2016-99)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
88089Google Chrome < 48.0.2564.82 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Mac OS X)NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high
88088Google Chrome < 48.0.2564.82 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusWindows
high
88067FreeBSD : chromium -- multiple vulnerabilities (371bbea9-3836-4832-9e70-e8e928727f8c)NessusFreeBSD Local Security Checks
high