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CVE-2013-2493 Detail

Description

The Hook_Terminate function in chrome_frame/protocol_sink_wrap.cc in the Google Chrome Frame plugin before 26.0.1410.28 for Internet Explorer does not properly handle attach tab requests, which allows user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via an _blank value for the target attribute of an A element.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  03/07/2013

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


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

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Hyperlink Resource
http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2013/03/beta-channel-update.html
http://src.chromium.org/viewvc/chrome/trunk/src/chrome_frame/protocol_sink_wrap.cc?r1=185956&r2=185955&pathrev=185956
http://src.chromium.org/viewvc/chrome?view=rev&revision=185956 Vendor Advisory
https://chromiumcodereview.appspot.com/12395021 Vendor Advisory
https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=178415

Technical Details

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2013-2493
NVD Published Date:
03/07/2013
NVD Last Modified:
03/08/2013