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CVE-2018-6152 Detail

Current Description

The implementation of the Page.downloadBehavior backend unconditionally marked downloaded files as safe, regardless of file type in Google Chrome prior to 66.0.3359.117 allowed an attacker who convinced a user to install a malicious extension to potentially perform a sandbox escape via a crafted HTML page and user interaction.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  01/09/2019
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 9.6 CRITICAL
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 6.0
Exploitability Score: 2.8


Attack Vector (AV): Network
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): Required
Scope (S): Changed
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.securityfocus.com/bid/104887 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:2282 Third Party Advisory
https://chromereleases.googleblog.com/2018/04/stable-channel-update-for-desktop.html Vendor Advisory
https://crbug.com/805445 Exploit Third Party Advisory
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201808-01 Third Party Advisory
https://www.debian.org/security/2018/dsa-4256 Third Party Advisory

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Unrestricted Upload of File with Dangerous Type (CWE-434)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (excluding)
66.0.3359.106

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_desktop:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_workstation:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-6152
NVD Published Date:
12/04/2018
NVD Last Modified:
02/05/2019