85768 : Google Chrome Modal Dialog / Extension Handling Memory Corruption
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2012-09-25

Description

Google Chrome contains a flaw in ui/app_modal_dialogs/app_modal_dialog.cc that is triggered during handling of extensions and modal dialogs. With a specially crafted Chrome extension, a context-dependent attacker can crash the browser and may potentially execute arbitrary code.

Classification

Location: Context Dependent
Impact: Loss of Availability
Solution: Upgrade
Exploit: PoC Public
Disclosure: Vendor Verified, Coordinated Disclosure
OSVDB: Web Related

Solution

Upgrade to version 22.0.1229.79 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Products

Google, Inc.
Chrome
21.0.1180.89

References

Credit

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 5.0
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2012-09-26 | Disagree? | There are 1 more: View All

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_0 Integrity_impact_0 Availability_impact_1

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