CVE-2016-5191

MEDIUM

Description

Bookmark handling in Google Chrome prior to 54.0.2840.59 for Windows, Mac, and Linux; 54.0.2840.85 for Android had insufficient validation of supplied data, which allowed a remote attacker to inject arbitrary scripts or HTML (UXSS) via crafted HTML pages, as demonstrated by an interpretation conflict between userinfo and scheme in an http://javascript:[email protected] URL.

References

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-2067.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/93528

https://chromereleases.googleblog.com/2016/10/stable-channel-update-for-desktop.html

https://codereview.chromium.org/2411473002

https://crbug.com/639126

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201610-09

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-12-18

Updated: 2018-01-05

Type: CWE-79

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

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 v3.0

Base Score: 6.1

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

Impact Score: 2.7

Exploitability Score: 2.8

Severity: MEDIUM