CVE-2018-6160

medium
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Description

JavaScript alert handling in Prompts in Google Chrome prior to 68.0.3440.75 allowed a remote attacker to spoof the contents of the Omnibox (URL bar) via a crafted HTML page.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/104887

https://chromereleases.googleblog.com/2018/07/stable-channel-update-for-desktop.html

https://crbug.com/839822

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201808-01

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2019-01-09

Updated: 2019-01-14

Type: CWE-20

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

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

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

Tenable Plugins

View all (5 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
120392Fedora 28 : chromium (2018-499f2dbc96)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
high
117647Fedora 27 : chromium (2018-4a16e37c81)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
critical
700361Google Chrome < 68.0.3440.75 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorWeb Clients
high
112075GLSA-201808-01 : Chromium, Google Chrome: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
critical
111407FreeBSD : chromium -- multiple vulnerabilities (b9c525d9-9198-11e8-beba-080027ef1a23)NessusFreeBSD Local Security Checks
critical