CVE-2020-16037

HIGH
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Description

Use after free in clipboard in Google Chrome prior to 87.0.4280.88 allowed a remote attacker to potentially exploit heap corruption via a crafted HTML page.

References

https://chromereleases.googleblog.com/2020/12/stable-channel-update-for-desktop.html

https://crbug.com/1142331

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2021-01-08

Updated: 2021-01-11

Type: CWE-416

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 9.3

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

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: HIGH

CVSS v3

Base Score: 8.8

Vector: CVSS:3.1/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 (13 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
145375openSUSE Security Update : opera (openSUSE-2020-2360)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
145317openSUSE Security Update : opera (openSUSE-2020-2359)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
144672Debian DSA-4824-1 : chromium - security updateNessusDebian Local Security Checks
high
144487Fedora 32 : chromium (2020-5b9c42f1b9)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
high
144036Fedora 33 : chromium (2020-f43efd09e8)NessusFedora Local Security Checks
high
144020openSUSE Security Update : chromium (openSUSE-2020-2216)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
143588Microsoft Edge (Chromium) < 87.0.664.57 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusWindows
high
143545openSUSE Security Update : chromium (openSUSE-2020-2181)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
high
143517FreeBSD : chromium -- multiple vulnerabilities (01ffd06a-36ed-11eb-b655-3065ec8fd3ec)NessusFreeBSD Local Security Checks
high
143495GLSA-202012-05 : Chromium, Google Chrome: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
high
701294Google Chrome < 87.0.4280.88 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorWeb Clients
high
143471Google Chrome < 87.0.4280.88 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusWindows
high
143470Google Chrome < 87.0.4280.88 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
high