CVE-2019-5778

MEDIUM

Description

A missing case for handling special schemes in permission request checks in Extensions in Google Chrome prior to 72.0.3626.81 allowed an attacker who convinced a user to install a malicious extension to bypass extension permission checks for privileged pages via a crafted Chrome Extension.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/106767

https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2019:0309

https://chromereleases.googleblog.com/2019/01/stable-channel-update-for-desktop.html

https://crbug.com/918470

https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/[email protected]/message/JVFHYCJGMZQUKYSIE2BXE4NLEGFGUXU5/

https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/[email protected]/message/ZQOP53LXXPRGD4N5OBKGQTSMFXT32LF6/

https://www.debian.org/security/2019/dsa-4395

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2019-02-19

Updated: 2019-04-18

Type: CWE-79

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

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 v3.0

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 (9 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
124466Fedora 30 : chromium (2019-05a780936d)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
high
700482Google Chrome < 72.0.3626.81 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorWeb Clients
critical
123100Fedora 29 : chromium (2019-561eae4626)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
high
122305openSUSE Security Update : chromium (openSUSE-2019-205)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
122304openSUSE Security Update : chromium (openSUSE-2019-204)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
122272Debian DSA-4395-1 : chromium - security updateNessusDebian Local Security Checks
medium
122112RHEL 6 : chromium-browser (RHSA-2019:0309)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
121514Google Chrome < 72.0.3626.81 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusWindows
medium
121513Google Chrome < 72.0.3626.81 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
medium