CVE-2021-37996

Published on: 11/02/2021 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 11/17/2021 09:38:18 PM UTC

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

Certain versions of Chrome from Google contain the following vulnerability:

Insufficient validation of untrusted input Downloads in Google Chrome prior to 95.0.4638.54 allowed a remote attacker to bypass navigation restrictions via a malicious file.

  • CVE-2021-37996 has been assigned by URL Logo [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as MEDIUM severity.
  • Affected Vendor/Software: URL Logo Google - Chrome version < 95.0.4638.54

CVSS3 Score: 5.5 - MEDIUM

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
LOCAL LOW NONE REQUIRED
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
UNCHANGED NONE HIGH 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
1243020 - chromium - An open-source project to help move the web forward. - Monorail crbug.com
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URL Logo MISC crbug.com/1243020
Chrome Releases: Stable Channel Update for Desktop chromereleases.googleblog.com
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URL Logo MISC chromereleases.googleblog.com/2021/10/stable-channel-update-for-desktop_19.html

Related QID Numbers

  • 375966 Google Chrome Prior to 95.0.4638.54 Multiple Vulnerabilities
  • 375974 Microsoft Edge Based on Chromium Prior to 95.0.1020.30 Multiple Vulnerabilities
  • 690191 Free Berkeley Software Distribution (FreeBSD) Security Update for chromium (bdaecfad-3117-11ec-b3b0-3065ec8fd3ec)
  • 751294 OpenSUSE Security Update for chromium (openSUSE-SU-2021:1396-1)
  • 751372 OpenSUSE Security Update for opera (openSUSE-SU-2021:1488-1)
  • 751373 OpenSUSE Security Update for opera (openSUSE-SU-2021:1489-1)

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationGoogleChromeAllAllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:

Social Mentions

Source Title Posted (UTC)
Twitter Icon @management_sun IT Risk:Microsoft.Edge (Chromium-based)に複数の脆弱性 -1/2 機密データにアクセスされる サービス拒否に陥る セキュリティの低下 CVE-2021-42307 CVE-2021-37996… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 2021-10-22 02:06:23
Twitter Icon @josuejnegron Latest version of @MicrosoftEdge addresses CVE-2021-37981 through CVE-2021-37996 and CVE-2021-42307! Get them brows… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 2021-10-23 03:15:59
Twitter Icon @CVEreport CVE-2021-37996 : Insufficient validation of untrusted input Downloads in Google Chrome prior to 95.0.4638.54 allowe… twitter.com/i/web/status/1… 2021-11-02 21:13:10
Reddit Logo Icon /r/k12cybersecurity MS-ISAC CYBERSECURITY ADVISORY - Multiple Vulnerabilities in Google Chrome Could Allow for Arbitrary Code Execution - PATCH: NOW 2021-10-20 20:22:00
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