CVE-2018-17459

medium
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Description

Incorrect handling of clicks in the omnibox in Navigation in Google Chrome prior to 69.0.3497.92 allowed a remote attacker to spoof the contents of the Omnibox (URL bar) via a crafted HTML page.

References

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:2818

https://chromereleases.googleblog.com/2018/09/stable-channel-update-for-desktop_11.html

https://crbug.com/880759

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2019-01-09

Updated: 2020-08-24

Risk Information

CVSS v2

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

Base Score: 6.5

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

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 2.8

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

View all (4 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
120356Fedora 29 : chromium (2018-39be36e9fc)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
critical
120245Fedora 28 : chromium (2018-13d8c35127)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
high
117784RHEL 6 : chromium-browser (RHSA-2018:2818)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
117429Google Chrome < 69.0.3497.92 VulnerabilityNessusWindows
high