CVE-2016-1656

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Description

The download implementation in Google Chrome before 50.0.2661.75 on Android allows remote attackers to bypass intended pathname restrictions via unspecified vectors.

References

http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2016/04/stable-channel-update_13.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-04/msg00040.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-04/msg00041.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-04/msg00049.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-04/msg00050.html

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0638.html

https://crbug.com/570750

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

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-04-18

Updated: 2018-10-30

Type: CWE-284

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 5

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7.5

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

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

View all (11 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
9374Google Chrome for Android < 50.0.2661.75 Directory TraversalNessus Network MonitorMobile Devices
low
9369Google Chrome < 50.0.2661.75 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorWeb Clients
high
91176GLSA-201605-02 : Chromium: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
critical
90702openSUSE Security Update : Chromium (openSUSE-2016-505)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
90701openSUSE Security Update : Chromium (openSUSE-2016-504)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
90592FreeBSD : chromium -- multiple vulnerabilities (6d8505f0-0614-11e6-b39c-00262d5ed8ee)NessusFreeBSD Local Security Checks
critical
90585SUSE SLES12 Security Update : Chromium (SUSE-SU-2016:1060-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
90570RHEL 6 : chromium-browser (RHSA-2016:0638)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
critical
90569openSUSE Security Update : Chromium (openSUSE-2016-1061)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
90543Google Chrome < 50.0.2661.75 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
critical
90542Google Chrome < 50.0.2661.75 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusWindows
critical