CVE-2016-1627 Detail

Current Description

The Developer Tools (aka DevTools) subsystem in Google Chrome before 48.0.2564.109 does not validate URL schemes and ensure that the remoteBase parameter is associated with a chrome-devtools-frontend.appspot.com URL, which allows remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions via a crafted URL, related to browser/devtools/devtools_ui_bindings.cc and WebKit/Source/devtools/front_end/Runtime.js.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  8.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2016/02/stable-channel-update_9.html Patch  Vendor Advisory 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2016-02/msg00104.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2016-02/msg00119.html Third Party Advisory 
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0241.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3486 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/83125
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1035183
https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=571121
https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=585517
https://codereview.chromium.org/1586903002
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201603-09

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-264 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-1627
NVD Published Date:
02/13/2016
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018
Source:
MITRE