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CVE-2017-15412 Detail

Current Description

Use after free in libxml2 before 2.9.5, as used in Google Chrome prior to 63.0.3239.84 and other products, allowed a remote attacker to potentially exploit heap corruption via a crafted HTML page.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  08/28/2018
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 8.8 HIGH
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 5.9
Exploitability Score: 2.8


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

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1040348 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:3401 Third Party Advisory
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:0287 Third Party Advisory
https://bugzilla.gnome.org/show_bug.cgi?id=783160 Issue Tracking Permissions Required Third Party Advisory
https://chromereleases.googleblog.com/2017/12/stable-channel-update-for-desktop.html Release Notes Vendor Advisory
https://crbug.com/727039 Patch Third Party Advisory
https://lists.debian.org/debian-lts-announce/2017/12/msg00014.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201801-03 Third Party Advisory
https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4086 Third Party Advisory

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-15412
NVD Published Date:
08/28/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/25/2018