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CVE-2015-6790 Detail

Current Description

The WebPageSerializerImpl::openTagToString function in WebKit/Source/web/WebPageSerializerImpl.cpp in the page serializer in Google Chrome before 47.0.2526.80 does not properly use HTML entities, which might allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via a crafted document, as demonstrated by a double-quote character inside a single-quoted string.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
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Hyperlink Resource
http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2015/12/stable-channel-update_8.html Vendor Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-12/msg00016.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-12/msg00017.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-2618.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2015/dsa-3418
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/78734
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2860-1
https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=542054
https://codereview.chromium.org/1398453005
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201603-09

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
47.0.2526.73


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-6790
NVD Published Date:
12/14/2015
NVD Last Modified:
12/07/2016