CVE-2018-17470

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Description

A heap buffer overflow in GPU in Google Chrome prior to 70.0.3538.67 allowed a remote attacker who had compromised the renderer process to potentially perform a sandbox escape via a crafted HTML page.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/105666

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:3004

https://chromereleases.googleblog.com/2018/10/stable-channel-update-for-desktop.html

https://crbug.com/877874

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

https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4330

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2019-01-09

Updated: 2019-01-15

Type: CWE-119

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 4.3

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 7.4

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

Impact Score: 4

Exploitability Score: 2.8

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

View all (10 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
123310openSUSE Security Update : Chromium (openSUSE-2019-712)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
120933Fedora 28 : chromium (2018-fd194a1f14)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
high
120342Fedora 29 : chromium (2018-34f7f68029)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
high
119130GLSA-201811-10 : Chromium: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
high
118719Debian DSA-4330-1 : chromium-browser - security updateNessusDebian Local Security Checks
high
118386openSUSE Security Update : Chromium (openSUSE-2018-1253)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
118373RHEL 6 : chromium-browser (RHSA-2018:3004)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
critical
118317openSUSE Security Update : Chromium (openSUSE-2018-1208)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
118153Google Chrome < 70.0.3538.67 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusWindows
high
118152Google Chrome < 70.0.3538.67 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high