CVE-2016-5198

MEDIUM

Description

V8 in Google Chrome prior to 54.0.2840.90 for Linux, and 54.0.2840.85 for Android, and 54.0.2840.87 for Windows and Mac included incorrect optimisation assumptions, which allowed a remote attacker to perform arbitrary read/write operations, leading to code execution, via a crafted HTML page.

References

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-2672.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/94079

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037224

https://chromereleases.googleblog.com/2016/11/stable-channel-update-for-desktop.html

https://crbug.com/659475

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-01-19

Updated: 2018-01-05

Type: CWE-125

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

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

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3.0

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