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CVE-2010-4198 Detail

Current Description

WebKit, as used in Google Chrome before 7.0.517.44, webkitgtk before 1.2.6, and other products, does not properly handle large text areas, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted HTML document.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.3 HIGH
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=55257
http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2010/11/stable-channel-update.html Vendor Advisory
http://lists.fedoraproject.org/pipermail/package-announce/2011-January/052906.html
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:039
http://www.redhat.com/support/errata/RHSA-2011-0177.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/45719
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0216
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0552
https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=45611
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=656118
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A12157

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Input Validation (CWE-20)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:google:chrome:0.1.38.1
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:0.1.38.2
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:0.1.38.4
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:0.1.40.1
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:0.1.42.2
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:0.1.42.3
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:0.2.149.27
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:0.2.149.29
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:0.2.149.30
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:0.2.152.1
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:0.2.153.1
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:0.3.154.0
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:0.3.154.3
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:0.4.154.18
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:0.4.154.22
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:0.4.154.31
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:0.4.154.33
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:1.0.154.36
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:1.0.154.39
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:1.0.154.42
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:1.0.154.43
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:1.0.154.46
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:1.0.154.48
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:1.0.154.52
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:1.0.154.53
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:1.0.154.59
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:1.0.154.64
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:1.0.154.65
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:2.0.156.1
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:2.0.157.0
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:2.0.157.2
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:2.0.158.0
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:2.0.159.0
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:2.0.169.0
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:2.0.169.1
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:2.0.170.0
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:2.0.172
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:2.0.172.2
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:2.0.172.8
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:2.0.172.27
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:2.0.172.28
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:2.0.172.30
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:2.0.172.31
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:2.0.172.33
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:2.0.172.37
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:2.0.172.38
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:3.0.182.2
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:3.0.190.2
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:3.0.193.2:beta
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:3.0.195.2
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:3.0.195.21
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:3.0.195.24
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:3.0.195.25
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:3.0.195.27
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:3.0.195.32
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:3.0.195.33
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:3.0.195.36
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:3.0.195.37
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:3.0.195.38
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.212.0
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.212.1
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.221.8
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.222.0
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.222.1
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.222.5
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.222.12
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.223.0
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.223.1
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.223.2
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.223.4
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.223.5
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.223.7
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.223.8
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.223.9
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.224.0
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.229.1
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.235.0
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.236.0
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.237.0
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.237.1
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.239.0
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.240.0
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.241.0
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.242.0
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.243.0
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.244.0
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.245.0
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.245.1
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.246.0
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.247.0
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.248.0
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.249.0
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.249.1
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.249.2
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.249.3
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.249.4
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.249.5
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.249.6
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.249.7
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.249.8
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 cpe:/a:google:chrome:4.0.249.9
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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2010-4198
NVD Published Date:
11/05/2010
NVD Last Modified:
09/18/2017