Upstream information

CVE-2016-1627 at MITRE

Description

The Developer Tools (aka DevTools) subsystem in Google Chrome before 48.0.2564.109 does not validate URL schemes and ensure that the remoteBase parameter is associated with a chrome-devtools-frontend.appspot.com URL, which allows remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions via a crafted URL, related to browser/devtools/devtools_ui_bindings.cc and WebKit/Source/devtools/front_end/Runtime.js.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Does not affect SUSE products

This issue is currently rated as having important severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 6.8
Vector AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Medium
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 8.8
Vector AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact High
Integrity Impact High
Availability Impact High
No SUSE Bugzilla entries cross referenced.

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE 13.1
  • chromedriver >= 48.0.2564.109-125.1
  • chromedriver-debuginfo >= 48.0.2564.109-125.1
  • chromium >= 48.0.2564.109-125.1
  • chromium-debuginfo >= 48.0.2564.109-125.1
  • chromium-debugsource >= 48.0.2564.109-125.1
  • chromium-desktop-gnome >= 48.0.2564.109-125.1
  • chromium-desktop-kde >= 48.0.2564.109-125.1
  • chromium-ffmpegsumo >= 48.0.2564.109-125.1
  • chromium-ffmpegsumo-debuginfo >= 48.0.2564.109-125.1
Patchnames:
2016-238
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • chromedriver >= 48.0.2564.109-21.1
  • chromedriver-debuginfo >= 48.0.2564.109-21.1
  • chromium >= 48.0.2564.109-21.1
  • chromium-debuginfo >= 48.0.2564.109-21.1
  • chromium-debugsource >= 48.0.2564.109-21.1
  • chromium-desktop-gnome >= 48.0.2564.109-21.1
  • chromium-desktop-kde >= 48.0.2564.109-21.1
  • chromium-ffmpegsumo >= 48.0.2564.109-21.1
  • chromium-ffmpegsumo-debuginfo >= 48.0.2564.109-21.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE-2016-221
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • chromedriver >= 55.0.2883.75-3.1
  • chromium >= 55.0.2883.75-3.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA chromedriver