CVE-2018-17479

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Description

Incorrect object lifetime calculations in GPU code in Google Chrome prior to 70.0.3538.110 allowed a remote attacker to potentially exploit heap corruption via a crafted HTML page.

References

https://chromereleases.googleblog.com/2018/11/stable-channel-update-for-chrome-os.html

https://crbug.com/905336

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2019-06-27

Updated: 2020-08-24

Type: CWE-787

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

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Tenable Plugins

View all (9 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
134332Debian DSA-4342-1 : chromium-browser - security updateNessusDebian Local Security Checks
high
123429GLSA-201903-23 : Chromium: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
high
123384openSUSE Security Update : chromium (openSUSE-2019-945)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
120933Fedora 28 : chromium (2018-fd194a1f14)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
high
120607Fedora 29 : chromium (2018-8e866c5066)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
high
119167RHEL 6 : chromium-browser (RHSA-2018:3648)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
119136openSUSE Security Update : chromium (openSUSE-2018-1446)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
119097Google Chrome < 70.0.3538.110 VulnerabilityNessusWindows
high
119096Google Chrome < 70.0.3538.110 VulnerabilityNessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high