CVE-2016-1657

Published on: 04/18/2016 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 03/23/2021 11:27:05 PM UTC

CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:N

Certain versions of Debian Linux from Debian contain the following vulnerability:

The WebContentsImpl::FocusLocationBarByDefault function in content/browser/web_contents/web_contents_impl.cc in Google Chrome before 50.0.2661.75 mishandles focus for certain about:blank pages, which allows remote attackers to spoof the address bar via a crafted URL.

  • CVE-2016-1657 has been assigned by [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as MEDIUM severity.

CVSS3 Score: 4.3 - MEDIUM

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
NETWORK LOW NONE REQUIRED
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
UNCHANGED NONE LOW NONE

CVSS2 Score: 4.3 - MEDIUM

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
NETWORK MEDIUM NONE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
NONE PARTIAL NONE

CVE References

Description Tags Link
[security-announce] openSUSE-SU-2016:1061-1: important: Security update Third Party Advisory
lists.opensuse.org
text/html
URL Logo SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:1061
Debian -- Security Information -- DSA-3549-1 chromium-browser Third Party Advisory
www.debian.org
Depreciated Link
text/html
URL Logo DEBIAN DSA-3549
Chrome Releases: Stable Channel Update Vendor Advisory
googlechromereleases.blogspot.com
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2016/04/stable-channel-update_13.html
Chromium: Multiple vulnerabilities (GLSA 201605-02) — Gentoo security security.gentoo.org
text/html
URL Logo GENTOO GLSA-201605-02
Issue 1678233003: Don't focus the location bar in a phishy situation. - Code Review codereview.chromium.org
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM codereview.chromium.org/1678233003/
[security-announce] openSUSE-SU-2016:1136-1: important: Security update lists.opensuse.org
text/html
URL Logo SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:1136
567445 - chromium - An open-source project to help move the web forward. - Monorail crbug.com
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM crbug.com/567445
[security-announce] openSUSE-SU-2016:1135-1: important: Security update lists.opensuse.org
text/html
URL Logo SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:1135
[security-announce] SUSE-SU-2016:1060-1: important: Security update for Third Party Advisory
lists.opensuse.org
text/html
URL Logo SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:1060
Red Hat Customer Portal web.archive.org
text/html
Inactive LinkNot Archived
URL Logo REDHAT RHSA-2016:0638

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
Operating
System
DebianDebian Linux8.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
DebianDebian Linux8.0AllAllAll
ApplicationGoogleChromeAllAllAllAll
ApplicationNovellSuse Package Hub For Suse Linux Enterprise12AllAllAll
ApplicationNovellSuse Package Hub For Suse Linux Enterprise12AllAllAll
Operating
System
OpensuseLeap42.1AllAllAll
Operating
System
OpensuseLeap42.1AllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_package_hub_for_suse_linux_enterprise:12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:novell:suse_package_hub_for_suse_linux_enterprise:12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:leap:42.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:leap:42.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: