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CVE-2016-1694 Detail

Current Description

browser/browsing_data/browsing_data_remover.cc in Google Chrome before 51.0.2704.63 deletes HPKP pins during cache clearing, which makes it easier for remote attackers to spoof web sites via a valid certificate from an arbitrary recognized Certification Authority.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.3 MEDIUM
Vector: AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N (V3.0 legend)
Impact Score: 3.6
Exploitability Score: 1.6


Attack Vector (AV): Network
Attack Complexity (AC): High
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): Required
Scope (S): Unchanged
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): High
Availability (A): None

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (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): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized modification

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2016/05/stable-channel-update_25.html Vendor Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-05/msg00062.html Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-05/msg00063.html Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-06/msg00005.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3590 Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/90876
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1035981 Third Party Advisory
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016:1190 Third Party Advisory
https://codereview.chromium.org/1941073002 Issue Tracking
https://crbug.com/603682 Permissions Required
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201607-07

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Access Control (CWE-284)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:google:chrome
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Up to (including)
50.0.2661.102

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:8.0
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 cpe:/o:opensuse:leap:42.1
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 cpe:/o:opensuse:opensuse:13.2
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 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_desktop:6.0
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 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server:6.0
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 cpe:/o:redhat:enterprise_linux_workstation:6.0
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 cpe:/o:suse:linux_enterprise:12.0
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-1694
NVD Published Date:
06/05/2016
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018