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
No SUSE Bugzilla entries cross referenced.

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 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