Vulnerability Details

Google Chrome Multiple Vulnerabilities - Nov09

Published: 2009-11-17 14:16:05
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

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

Detection Type:
Executable

Impact:
Successful exploitation will let the attacker execute arbitrary JavaScript code and disclose the content of local files, memory corruption or CPU consumption and which may result in Denial of Service condition.

Affected Versions:
Google Chrome version prior to 3.0.195.32 on Windows.

Technical Details:
Multiple flaws are due to, - Error in 'browser/download/download_exe.cc', which fails to display a warning when a user downloads and opens '.svg', '.mht' or '.xml' files. This can be exploited to disclose the content of local files via a specially crafted web page. - An error in the Gears SQL API implementation can be exploited to put SQL metadata into a bad state and cause a memory corruption. - An error in WebKit, which can be exploited via a web page that calls the JavaScript setInterval method, which triggers an incompatibility between the 'WTF::currentTime' and 'base::Time' functions. - Error in 'WebFrameLoaderClient::dispatchDidChangeLocationWithinPage' function in 'src/webkit/glue/webframeloaderclient_impl.cc' and which can be exploited via a page-local link, related to an 'empty redirect chain, ' as demonstrated by a message in Yahoo! Mail.

Recommendations:
Upgrade to version 3.0.195.32 or later.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Summary:
This host is installed with Google Chrome and is prone to multiple vulnerabilities.

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-3931
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-3932
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-3933
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-3934

SecurityFocus Bugtraq ID:

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/36947

References:

http://secunia.com/advisories/37273/
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/3159
http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2009/11/stable-channel-update.html
http://securethoughts.com/2009/11/using-blended-browser-threats-involving-chrome-to-steal-files-on-your-computer/

Severity
High
CVSS Score
9.3
Published
2009-11-17
Modified
2019-04-29
Category
Denial of Service

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