CVE-2018-16083

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Description

An out of bounds read in forward error correction code in WebRTC in Google Chrome prior to 69.0.3497.81 allowed a remote attacker to perform an out of bounds memory read via a crafted HTML page.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/105215

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:2666

https://chromereleases.googleblog.com/2018/09/stable-channel-update-for-desktop.html

https://crbug.com/856823

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201811-10

https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/45444/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2019-01-09

Updated: 2019-01-25

Type: CWE-125

Risk Information

CVSS v2

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

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

Tenable Plugins

View all (9 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
123291openSUSE Security Update : chromium (openSUSE-2019-674)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
120356Fedora 29 : chromium (2018-39be36e9fc)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
critical
120245Fedora 28 : chromium (2018-13d8c35127)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
high
119130GLSA-201811-10 : Chromium: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
high
117647Fedora 27 : chromium (2018-4a16e37c81)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
critical
117447RHEL 6 : chromium-browser (RHSA-2018:2666)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
critical
117380openSUSE Security Update : chromium (openSUSE-2018-979)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
117333Google Chrome < 69.0.3497.81 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusWindows
high
117332Google Chrome < 69.0.3497.81 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high