CVE-2016-5207

MEDIUM

Description

In Blink in Google Chrome prior to 55.0.2883.75 for Mac, Windows and Linux, and 55.0.2883.84 for Android, corruption of the DOM tree could occur during the removal of a full screen element, which allowed a remote attacker to achieve arbitrary code execution via a crafted HTML page.

References

http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-2919.html

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/94633

https://chromereleases.googleblog.com/2016/12/stable-channel-update-for-desktop.html

https://crbug.com/655904

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201612-11

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-01-19

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