ID CVE-2016-1656
Summary The download implementation in Google Chrome before 50.0.2661.75 on Android allows remote attackers to bypass intended pathname restrictions via unspecified vectors.
References
Vulnerable Configurations
  • Google Chrome 49.0.2623.112
    cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:49.0.2623.112
  • Google Android Operating System
    cpe:2.3:o:google:android
  • openSUSE Leap 42.1
    cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:leap:42.1
  • SUSE Linux Enterprise 12.0
    cpe:2.3:o:suse:linux_enterprise:12.0
CVSS
Base: 5.0 (as of 29-07-2016 - 11:51)
Impact:
Exploitability:
CWE CWE-284
CAPEC
  • Embedding Scripts within Scripts
    An attack of this type exploits a programs' vulnerabilities that are brought on by allowing remote hosts to execute scripts. The attacker leverages this capability to execute scripts to execute his/her own script by embedding it within other scripts that the target software is likely to execute. The attacker must have the ability to inject script into script that is likely to be executed. If this is done, then the attacker can potentially launch a variety of probes and attacks against the web server's local environment, in many cases the so-called DMZ, back end resources the web server can communicate with, and other hosts. With the proliferation of intermediaries, such as Web App Firewalls, network devices, and even printers having JVMs and Web servers, there are many locales where an attacker can inject malicious scripts. Since this attack pattern defines scripts within scripts, there are likely privileges to execute said attack on the host. Of course, these attacks are not solely limited to the server side, client side scripts like Ajax and client side JavaScript can contain malicious scripts as well. In general all that is required is for there to be sufficient privileges to execute a script, but not protected against writing.
  • Signature Spoofing by Key Theft
    An attacker obtains an authoritative or reputable signer's private signature key by theft and then uses this key to forge signatures from the original signer to mislead a victim into performing actions that benefit the attacker.
Access
VectorComplexityAuthentication
NETWORK LOW NONE
Impact
ConfidentialityIntegrityAvailability
NONE PARTIAL NONE
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  • NASL family SuSE Local Security Checks
    NASL id OPENSUSE-2016-1061.NASL
    description Chromium was updated to 50.0.2661.75 to fix the following vulnerabilities : - CVE-2016-1651: Out-of-bounds read in Pdfium JPEG2000 decoding - CVE-2016-1652: Universal XSS in extension bindings - CVE-2016-1653: Out-of-bounds write in V8 - CVE-2016-1654: Uninitialized memory read in media - CVE-2016-1655: Use-after-free related to extensions - CVE-2016-1656: Android downloaded file path restriction bypass - CVE-2016-1657: Address bar spoofing - CVE-2016-1658: Potential leak of sensitive information to malicious extensions - CVE-2016-1659: Various fixes from internal audits, fuzzing and other initiatives
    last seen 2019-02-21
    modified 2016-10-13
    plugin id 90569
    published 2016-04-19
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=90569
    title openSUSE Security Update : Chromium (openSUSE-2016-1061)
  • NASL family Windows
    NASL id GOOGLE_CHROME_50_0_2661_75.NASL
    description The version of Google Chrome installed on the remote Windows host is prior to 50.0.2661.75. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities : - An out-of-bounds read error exists in PDFium in the sycc420_to_rgb() and sycc422_to_rgb() functions within file fxcodec/codec/fx_codec_jpx_opj.cpp that is triggered when decoding JPEG2000 images. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this to cause a denial of service or disclose memory contents. (CVE-2016-1651) - A cross-site scripting vulnerability exists due to a failure by extension bindings to validate input before returning it to users. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this, via a crafted request, to execute arbitrary script code in the user's browser session. (CVE-2016-1652) - An out-of-bounds write error exists in Google V8, related to the LoadBuffer operator, that is triggered when handling typed arrays. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this to corrupt memory, resulting in a denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-1653) - An uninitialized memory read error exists in media that allows an attacker to have an unspecified impact. No other details are available. (CVE-2016-1654) - A use-after-free error exists in extensions that is triggered when handling frame removal by content scripts. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this to dereference already freed memory, resulting in arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2016-1655) - A flaw exists, related to content disposition, due to the improper sanitization of the names of downloaded files. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this to bypass path restrictions. (CVE-2016-1656) - A flaw exists in the FocusLocationBarByDefault() function of the WebContentsImpl class within the file content/browser/web_contents/web_contents_impl.cc that allows an authenticated, remote attacker to spoof the address bar. (CVE-2016-1657) - An unspecified flaw exists that allows an unauthenticated, remote attacker to access sensitive information by using malicious extensions. (CVE-2016-1658) - Multiple vulnerabilities exist in Chrome, the most serious of which allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-1659)
    last seen 2019-02-21
    modified 2018-07-12
    plugin id 90542
    published 2016-04-15
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=90542
    title Google Chrome < 50.0.2661.75 Multiple Vulnerabilities
  • NASL family SuSE Local Security Checks
    NASL id OPENSUSE-2016-504.NASL
    description Chromium was updated to 50.0.2661.75 to fix the following vulnerabilities : - CVE-2016-1651: Out-of-bounds read in Pdfium JPEG2000 decoding - CVE-2016-1652: Universal XSS in extension bindings - CVE-2016-1653: Out-of-bounds write in V8 - CVE-2016-1654: Uninitialized memory read in media - CVE-2016-1655: Use-after-free related to extensions - CVE-2016-1656: Android downloaded file path restriction bypass - CVE-2016-1657: Address bar spoofing - CVE-2016-1658: Potential leak of sensitive information to malicious extensions - CVE-2016-1659: Various fixes from internal audits, fuzzing and other initiatives
    last seen 2019-02-21
    modified 2016-10-13
    plugin id 90701
    published 2016-04-25
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=90701
    title openSUSE Security Update : Chromium (openSUSE-2016-504)
  • NASL family FreeBSD Local Security Checks
    NASL id FREEBSD_PKG_6D8505F0061411E6B39C00262D5ED8EE.NASL
    description Google Chrome Releases reports : 20 security fixes in this release, including : - [590275] High CVE-2016-1652: Universal XSS in extension bindings. Credit to anonymous. - [589792] High CVE-2016-1653: Out-of-bounds write in V8. Credit to Choongwoo Han. - [591785] Medium CVE-2016-1651: Out-of-bounds read in Pdfium JPEG2000 decoding. Credit to kdot working with HP's Zero Day Initiative. - [589512] Medium CVE-2016-1654: Uninitialized memory read in media. Credit to Atte Kettunen of OUSPG. - [582008] Medium CVE-2016-1655: Use-after-free related to extensions. Credit to Rob Wu. - [570750] Medium CVE-2016-1656: Android downloaded file path restriction bypass. Credit to Dzmitry Lukyanenko. - [567445] Medium CVE-2016-1657: Address bar spoofing. Credit to Luan Herrera. - [573317] Low CVE-2016-1658: Potential leak of sensitive information to malicious extensions. Credit to Antonio Sanso (@asanso) of Adobe. - [602697] CVE-2016-1659: Various fixes from internal audits, fuzzing and other initiatives.
    last seen 2019-02-21
    modified 2018-11-10
    plugin id 90592
    published 2016-04-20
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=90592
    title FreeBSD : chromium -- multiple vulnerabilities (6d8505f0-0614-11e6-b39c-00262d5ed8ee)
  • NASL family SuSE Local Security Checks
    NASL id SUSE_SU-2016-1060-1.NASL
    description Chromium was updated to 50.0.2661.75 to fix the following vulnerabilities : - CVE-2016-1651: Out-of-bounds read in Pdfium JPEG2000 decoding - CVE-2016-1652: Universal XSS in extension bindings - CVE-2016-1653: Out-of-bounds write in V8 - CVE-2016-1654: Uninitialized memory read in media - CVE-2016-1655: Use-after-free related to extensions - CVE-2016-1656: Android downloaded file path restriction bypass - CVE-2016-1657: Address bar spoofing - CVE-2016-1658: Potential leak of sensitive information to malicious extensions - CVE-2016-1659: Various fixes from internal audits, fuzzing and other initiatives Note that Tenable Network Security has extracted the preceding description block directly from the SUSE security advisory. Tenable has attempted to automatically clean and format it as much as possible without introducing additional issues.
    last seen 2019-02-21
    modified 2018-11-29
    plugin id 90585
    published 2016-04-19
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=90585
    title SUSE SLES12 Security Update : Chromium (SUSE-SU-2016:1060-1)
  • NASL family SuSE Local Security Checks
    NASL id OPENSUSE-2016-505.NASL
    description Chromium was updated to 50.0.2661.75 to fix the following vulnerabilities : - CVE-2016-1651: Out-of-bounds read in Pdfium JPEG2000 decoding - CVE-2016-1652: Universal XSS in extension bindings - CVE-2016-1653: Out-of-bounds write in V8 - CVE-2016-1654: Uninitialized memory read in media - CVE-2016-1655: Use-after-free related to extensions - CVE-2016-1656: Android downloaded file path restriction bypass - CVE-2016-1657: Address bar spoofing - CVE-2016-1658: Potential leak of sensitive information to malicious extensions - CVE-2016-1659: Various fixes from internal audits, fuzzing and other initiatives
    last seen 2019-02-21
    modified 2016-10-13
    plugin id 90702
    published 2016-04-25
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=90702
    title openSUSE Security Update : Chromium (openSUSE-2016-505)
  • NASL family MacOS X Local Security Checks
    NASL id MACOSX_GOOGLE_CHROME_50_0_2661_75.NASL
    description The version of Google Chrome installed on the remote Mac OS X host is prior to 50.0.2661.75. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities : - An out-of-bounds read error exists in PDFium in the sycc420_to_rgb() and sycc422_to_rgb() functions within file fxcodec/codec/fx_codec_jpx_opj.cpp that is triggered when decoding JPEG2000 images. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this to cause a denial of service or disclose memory contents. (CVE-2016-1651) - A cross-site scripting vulnerability exists due to a failure by extension bindings to validate input before returning it to users. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this, via a crafted request, to execute arbitrary script code in the user's browser session. (CVE-2016-1652) - An out-of-bounds write error exists in Google V8, related to the LoadBuffer operator, that is triggered when handling typed arrays. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this to corrupt memory, resulting in a denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-1653) - An uninitialized memory read error exists in media that allows an attacker to have an unspecified impact. No other details are available. (CVE-2016-1654) - A use-after-free error exists in extensions that is triggered when handling frame removal by content scripts. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this to dereference already freed memory, resulting in arbitrary code execution. (CVE-2016-1655) - A flaw exists, related to content disposition, due to the improper sanitization of the names of downloaded files. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this to bypass path restrictions. (CVE-2016-1656) - A flaw exists in the FocusLocationBarByDefault() function of the WebContentsImpl class within the file content/browser/web_contents/web_contents_impl.cc that allows an authenticated, remote attacker to spoof the address bar. (CVE-2016-1657) - An unspecified flaw exists that allows an unauthenticated, remote attacker to access sensitive information by using malicious extensions. (CVE-2016-1658) - Multiple vulnerabilities exist in Chrome, the most serious of which allow an unauthenticated, remote attacker to execute arbitrary code. (CVE-2016-1659)
    last seen 2019-02-21
    modified 2018-07-14
    plugin id 90543
    published 2016-04-15
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=90543
    title Google Chrome < 50.0.2661.75 Multiple Vulnerabilities
  • NASL family Gentoo Local Security Checks
    NASL id GENTOO_GLSA-201605-02.NASL
    description The remote host is affected by the vulnerability described in GLSA-201605-02 (Chromium: Multiple vulnerabilities) Multiple vulnerabilities have been discovered in the Chromium web browser. Please review the CVE identifiers referenced below for details. Impact : A remote attacker could possibly execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the process, cause a Denial of Service condition, obtain sensitive information, or bypass security restrictions. Workaround : There is no known workaround at this time.
    last seen 2019-02-21
    modified 2016-10-10
    plugin id 91176
    published 2016-05-17
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=91176
    title GLSA-201605-02 : Chromium: Multiple vulnerabilities
  • NASL family Red Hat Local Security Checks
    NASL id REDHAT-RHSA-2016-0638.NASL
    description An update for chromium-browser is now available for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Supplementary. Red Hat Product Security has rated this update as having a security impact of Important. A Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) base score, which gives a detailed severity rating, is available for each vulnerability from the CVE link(s) in the References section. Chromium is an open source web browser, powered by WebKit (Blink). This update upgrades Chromium to version 50.0.2661.75. Security Fix(es) : Several flaws were found in the processing of malformed web content. A web page containing malicious content could cause Chromium to crash, execute arbitrary code, or disclose sensitive information when visited by the victim. (CVE-2016-1652, CVE-2016-1653, CVE-2016-1651, CVE-2016-1654, CVE-2016-1655, CVE-2016-1656, CVE-2016-1657, CVE-2016-1658, CVE-2016-1659)
    last seen 2019-02-21
    modified 2018-11-10
    plugin id 90570
    published 2016-04-19
    reporter Tenable
    source https://www.tenable.com/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=90570
    title RHEL 6 : chromium-browser (RHSA-2016:0638)
redhat via4
advisories
rhsa
id RHSA-2016:0638
refmap via4
confirm
gentoo GLSA-201605-02
suse
  • SUSE-SU-2016:1060
  • openSUSE-SU-2016:1061
  • openSUSE-SU-2016:1135
  • openSUSE-SU-2016:1136
Last major update 02-12-2016 - 22:22
Published 18-04-2016 - 06:59
Last modified 30-10-2018 - 12:27
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