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CVE-2018-6101 Detail

Current Description

A lack of host validation in DevTools in Google Chrome prior to 66.0.3359.117 allowed a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code via a crafted HTML page, if the user is running a remote DevTools debugging server.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H (V3.0 legend)
Impact Score: 5.9
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): High
Integrity (I): High
Availability (A): High

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.1 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 4.9


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): High
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.securityfocus.com/bid/103917 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:1195 Third Party Advisory
https://chromereleases.googleblog.com/2018/04/stable-channel-update-for-desktop.html Release Notes Vendor Advisory
https://crbug.com/813540 Exploit Issue Tracking Vendor Advisory
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201804-22 Third Party Advisory
https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4182 Third Party Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Input Validation (CWE-20)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:redhat:linux_desktop:6.0
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 cpe:/o:redhat:linux_server:6.0
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 cpe:/o:redhat:linux_workstation:6.0
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:8.0
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 cpe:/o:debian:debian_linux:9.0
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Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:/a:google:chrome
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Up to (excluding)
66.0.3359.117


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-6101
NVD Published Date:
12/04/2018
NVD Last Modified:
03/01/2019