Upstream information

CVE-2016-1638 at MITRE

Description

extensions/renderer/resources/platform_app.js in the Extensions subsystem in Google Chrome before 49.0.2623.75 does not properly restrict use of Web APIs, which allows remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions via a crafted platform app.

SUSE information

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

This issue is currently rated as having moderate 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 6.3
Vector AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact Low
Integrity Impact Low
Availability Impact Low
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 969333 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
openSUSE 13.1
  • chromedriver >= 49.0.2623.75-135.1
  • chromedriver-debuginfo >= 49.0.2623.75-135.1
  • chromium >= 49.0.2623.75-135.1
  • chromium-debuginfo >= 49.0.2623.75-135.1
  • chromium-debugsource >= 49.0.2623.75-135.1
  • chromium-desktop-gnome >= 49.0.2623.75-135.1
  • chromium-desktop-kde >= 49.0.2623.75-135.1
  • chromium-ffmpegsumo >= 49.0.2623.75-135.1
  • chromium-ffmpegsumo-debuginfo >= 49.0.2623.75-135.1
Patchnames:
2016-316
openSUSE Leap 15.0
  • chromium >= 66.0.3359.170-lp150.1.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Leap 15.0 GA chromium
openSUSE Leap 42.1
  • chromedriver >= 49.0.2623.75-27.1
  • chromedriver-debuginfo >= 49.0.2623.75-27.1
  • chromium >= 49.0.2623.75-27.1
  • chromium-debuginfo >= 49.0.2623.75-27.1
  • chromium-debugsource >= 49.0.2623.75-27.1
  • chromium-desktop-gnome >= 49.0.2623.75-27.1
  • chromium-desktop-kde >= 49.0.2623.75-27.1
  • chromium-ffmpegsumo >= 49.0.2623.75-27.1
  • chromium-ffmpegsumo-debuginfo >= 49.0.2623.75-27.1
Patchnames:
4789
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • chromedriver >= 55.0.2883.75-3.1
  • chromium >= 55.0.2883.75-3.1
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA chromedriver