CVE-2016-1648

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Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in the GetLoadTimes function in renderer/loadtimes_extension_bindings.cc in the Extensions implementation in Google Chrome before 49.0.2623.108 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact via crafted JavaScript code.

References

http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2016/03/stable-channel-update_24.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-04/msg00000.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-04/msg00001.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-04/msg00039.html

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0525.html

http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3531

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1035423

https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=590455

https://codereview.chromium.org/1751553002/

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201605-02

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-03-29

Updated: 2018-10-30

Risk Information

CVSS v2

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

CVSS v3

Base Score: 8.8

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

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 2.8

Severity: HIGH

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 49.0.2623.95 (inclusive)

Configuration 2

OR

cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:opensuse:13.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Configuration 3

OR

cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Tenable Plugins

View all (9 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
91176GLSA-201605-02 : Chromium: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
critical
90557openSUSE Security Update : Chromium (openSUSE-2016-459)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
9204Google Chrome < 49.0.2623.108 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorWeb Clients
high
90294openSUSE Security Update : Chromium (openSUSE-2016-418)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
90289FreeBSD : chromium -- multiple vulnerabilities (8be8ca39-ae70-4422-bf1a-d8fae6911c5e)NessusFreeBSD Local Security Checks
high
90261RHEL 6 : chromium-browser (RHSA-2016:0525)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
90206Debian DSA-3531-1 : chromium-browser - security updateNessusDebian Local Security Checks
high
90195Google Chrome < 49.0.2623.108 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Mac OS X)NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high
90194Google Chrome < 49.0.2623.108 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusWindows
high