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CVE-2016-1671 Detail

Current Description

Google Chrome before 50.0.2661.102 on Android mishandles / (slash) and \ (backslash) characters, which allows attackers to conduct directory traversal attacks via a file: URL, related to net/base/escape.cc and net/base/filename_util.cc.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 8.1 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2016/05/stable-channel-update.html Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/90584
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1035872
https://codereview.chromium.org/1704163003/
https://crbug.com/586657
https://groups.google.com/a/chromium.org/forum/message/raw?msg=chromium-reviews/UkMGbbnTDW8/A4g-6YkfBAAJ
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201605-02

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-22 Improper Limitation of a Pathname to a Restricted Directory ('Path Traversal') NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:google:chrome
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Up to (including)
50.0.2661.87
Running on/with
 cpe:/o:google:android
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-1671
NVD Published Date:
05/14/2016
NVD Last Modified:
11/30/2016