CVE-2015-6792 Detail

Current Description

The MIDI subsystem in Google Chrome before 47.0.2526.106 does not properly handle the sending of data, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service (application crash) via unspecified vectors, related to midi_manager.cc, midi_manager_alsa.cc, and midi_manager_mac.cc, a different vulnerability than CVE-2015-8664.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  9.8 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2015/12/stable-channel-update_15.html Vendor Advisory 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-12/msg00029.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2015-12/msg00030.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2015-2665.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3456
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/79348
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034491
https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=564501
https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=569486
https://codereview.chromium.org/1500153002
https://codereview.chromium.org/1508563003
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201603-09

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-noinfo Insufficient Information cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-6792
NVD Published Date:
12/23/2015
NVD Last Modified:
12/07/2016
Source:
Google Inc.