CVE-2016-1698

Published on: 06/05/2016 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 03/23/2021 11:27:04 PM UTC

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

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

The createCustomType function in extensions/renderer/resources/binding.js in the extension bindings in Google Chrome before 51.0.2704.79 does not validate module types, which might allow attackers to load arbitrary modules or obtain sensitive information by leveraging a poisoned definition.

  • CVE-2016-1698 has been assigned by URL Logo [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as MEDIUM severity.

CVSS3 Score: 6.5 - MEDIUM

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

CVSS2 Score: 4.3 - MEDIUM

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

CVE References

Description Tags Link
[security-announce] SUSE-SU-2016:1490-1: important: Security update for Third Party Advisory
lists.opensuse.org
text/html
URL Logo SUSE SUSE-SU-2016:1490
Google Chrome Multiple Flaws Lets Remote Users Bypass Same-Origin Restrictions, Obtain Potentially Sensitive Information, and Execute Arbitrary Code - SecurityTracker Third Party Advisory
www.securitytracker.com
text/html
URL Logo SECTRACK 1036026
Red Hat Customer Portal Third Party Advisory
access.redhat.com
text/html
URL Logo REDHAT RHSA-2016:1201
Chrome Releases: Stable Channel Update Vendor Advisory
googlechromereleases.blogspot.com
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2016/06/stable-channel-update.html
[security-announce] openSUSE-SU-2016:1496-1: important: Security update Third Party Advisory
lists.opensuse.org
text/html
URL Logo SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:1496
603725 - chromium - An open-source project to help move the web forward. - Monorail Permissions Required
crbug.com
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM crbug.com/603725
Issue 1912783002: Prevent module system from loading arbitrary modules - Code Review Issue Tracking
codereview.chromium.org
text/html
URL Logo CONFIRM codereview.chromium.org/1912783002
Debian -- Security Information -- DSA-3594-1 chromium-browser Third Party Advisory
www.debian.org
Depreciated Link
text/html
URL Logo DEBIAN DSA-3594
[security-announce] openSUSE-SU-2016:1489-1: important: Security update Third Party Advisory
lists.opensuse.org
text/html
URL Logo SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:1489

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
Operating
System
DebianDebian Linux8.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
DebianDebian Linux8.0AllAllAll
ApplicationGoogleChromeAllAllAllAll
Operating
System
OpensuseLeap42.1AllAllAll
Operating
System
OpensuseLeap42.1AllAllAll
Operating
System
OpensuseOpensuse13.2AllAllAll
Operating
System
OpensuseOpensuse13.2AllAllAll
Operating
System
RedhatEnterprise Linux Desktop6.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
RedhatEnterprise Linux Desktop6.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
RedhatEnterprise Linux Server6.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
RedhatEnterprise Linux Server6.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
RedhatEnterprise Linux Workstation6.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
RedhatEnterprise Linux Workstation6.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
SuseLinux Enterprise12.0AllAllAll
Operating
System
SuseLinux Enterprise12.0AllAllAll
  • 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:o:opensuse:leap:42.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:leap:42.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:opensuse:13.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:opensuse:13.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_desktop:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_desktop:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_workstation:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_workstation:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:suse:linux_enterprise:12.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:o:suse:linux_enterprise:12.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: