CVE-2020-15999

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Description

Heap buffer overflow in Freetype in Google Chrome prior to 86.0.4240.111 allowed a remote attacker to potentially exploit heap corruption via a crafted HTML page.

References

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2020-11/msg00016.html

http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2020/Nov/33

https://chromereleases.googleblog.com/2020/10/stable-channel-update-for-desktop_20.html

https://crbug.com/1139963

https://googleprojectzero.blogspot.com/p/rca-cve-2020-15999.html

https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/[email protected]/message/J3QVIGAAJ4D62YEJAJJWMCCBCOQ6TVL7/

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202011-12

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/202012-04

https://www.debian.org/security/2021/dsa-4824

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2020-11-03

Updated: 2021-02-11

Type: CWE-787

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: 6.5

Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 2.8

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

View all (60 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
152473openSUSE 15 Security Update : python-CairoSVG, python-Pillow (openSUSE-SU-2021:1134-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
150523SUSE SLES11 Security Update : MozillaFirefox (SUSE-SU-2020:14548-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
147677EulerOS Virtualization 2.9.0 : freetype (EulerOS-SA-2021-1652)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
medium
147508EulerOS Virtualization 2.9.1 : freetype (EulerOS-SA-2021-1598)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
medium
147370NewStart CGSL CORE 5.04 / MAIN 5.04 : freetype Vulnerability (NS-SA-2021-0013)NessusNewStart CGSL Local Security Checks
medium
147265NewStart CGSL MAIN 6.02 : freetype Vulnerability (NS-SA-2021-0061)NessusNewStart CGSL Local Security Checks
medium
147034EulerOS Virtualization for ARM 64 3.0.6.0 : freetype (EulerOS-SA-2021-1585)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
medium
145927CentOS 8 : freetype (CESA-2020:4952)NessusCentOS Local Security Checks
medium
145368openSUSE Security Update : MozillaFirefox (openSUSE-2020-2315)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
144672Debian DSA-4824-1 : chromium - security updateNessusDebian Local Security Checks
high
144192EulerOS 2.0 SP8 : freetype (EulerOS-SA-2020-2510)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
medium
143803SUSE SLED15 / SLES15 Security Update : freetype2 (SUSE-SU-2020:2995-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
143745SUSE SLED15 / SLES15 Security Update : MozillaFirefox (SUSE-SU-2020:3383-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
143741SUSE SLES12 Security Update : MozillaFirefox (SUSE-SU-2020:3548-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
143723SUSE SLED15 / SLES15 Security Update : MozillaFirefox (SUSE-SU-2020:3458-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
143626SUSE SLES12 Security Update : freetype2 (SUSE-SU-2020:2998-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
143583Amazon Linux 2 : freetype (ALAS-2020-1565)NessusAmazon Linux Local Security Checks
medium
143540openSUSE Security Update : MozillaThunderbird (openSUSE-2020-2187)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
143531GLSA-202012-04 : Mozilla Thunderbird: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
high
143413EulerOS 2.0 SP9 : freetype (EulerOS-SA-2020-2483)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
medium
143387EulerOS 2.0 SP9 : freetype (EulerOS-SA-2020-2496)NessusHuawei Local Security Checks
medium
143357openSUSE Security Update : MozillaThunderbird (openSUSE-2020-2096)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
143352openSUSE Security Update : MozillaFirefox (openSUSE-2020-2020)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
143340openSUSE Security Update : MozillaFirefox (openSUSE-2020-2031)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
143059Mozilla Thunderbird < 78.5NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high
143058Mozilla Thunderbird < 78.5NessusWindows
high
143001openSUSE Security Update : opera (openSUSE-2020-1952)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
142913Mozilla Firefox ESR < 78.5NessusWindows
high
142912Mozilla Firefox ESR < 78.5NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high
142911Mozilla Firefox < 83.0NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high
142910Mozilla Firefox < 83.0NessusWindows
high
142895Oracle Linux 8 : freetype (ELSA-2020-4952)NessusOracle Linux Local Security Checks
medium
142833GLSA-202011-12 : Chromium, Google Chrome: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
critical
142621Fedora 31 : freetype (2020-6b35849edd)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
medium
142598CentOS 7 : freetype (CESA-2020:4907)NessusCentOS Local Security Checks
medium
142556Scientific Linux Security Update : freetype on SL7.x x86_64 (20201104)NessusScientific Linux Local Security Checks
medium
142482Oracle Linux 7 : freetype (ELSA-2020-4907)NessusOracle Linux Local Security Checks
medium
142480RHEL 8 : freetype (RHSA-2020:4952)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
142478RHEL 8 : freetype (RHSA-2020:4951)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
142470RHEL 8 : freetype (RHSA-2020:4950)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
142469RHEL 8 : freetype (RHSA-2020:4949)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
142457RHEL 7 : freetype (RHSA-2020:4907)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
medium
142039openSUSE Security Update : freetype2 (openSUSE-2020-1734)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
142008RHEL 6 : chromium-browser (RHSA-2020:4351)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
high
141929openSUSE Security Update : chromium (openSUSE-2020-1737)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
141926openSUSE Security Update : freetype2 (openSUSE-2020-1744)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
medium
141910Debian DLA-2415-1 : freetype security updateNessusDebian Local Security Checks
medium
141907Fedora 32 : freetype (2020-6299161e89)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
medium
141888openSUSE Security Update : chromium (openSUSE-2020-1718)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
141882Fedora 33 : freetype (2020-768b1690f8)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
medium
141844FreeBSD : freetype2 -- heap buffer overlfow (458df97f-1440-11eb-aaec-e0d55e2a8bf9)NessusFreeBSD Local Security Checks
medium
141841Debian DSA-4777-1 : freetype - security updateNessusDebian Local Security Checks
medium
141837GLSA-202010-07 : FreeType: Arbitrary code executionNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
medium
141815Microsoft Edge (Chromium) < 86.0.622.51 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusWindows
high
141790FreeBSD : chromium -- multiple vulnerabilities (f4722927-1375-11eb-8711-3065ec8fd3ec)NessusFreeBSD Local Security Checks
high
141673Slackware 14.0 / 14.1 / 14.2 / current : freetype (SSA:2020-294-01)NessusSlackware Local Security Checks
medium
701289Google Chrome < 86.0.4240.111 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorWeb Clients
high
141615Ubuntu 16.04 LTS / 18.04 LTS / 20.04 LTS : FreeType vulnerability (USN-4593-1)NessusUbuntu Local Security Checks
medium
141574Google Chrome < 86.0.4240.111 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high
141573Google Chrome < 86.0.4240.111 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusWindows
high