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Overview

Vulnerability Score 4.3 4.3
CVE Id CVE-2008-6995
Last Modified 01 Sep 2009 01:25:20
Published 19 Aug 2009 01:24:52
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-6995

Summary

Integer underflow in net/base/escape.cc in chrome.dll in Google Chrome 0.2.149.27 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (browser crash) via a URI with an invalid handler followed by a "%" (percent) character, which triggers a buffer over-read, as demonstrated using an "about:%" URI.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Google Chrome 0.2.149.27


References

XF - google-chrome-handlers-dos(44899)

MISC - https://www.evilfingers.com/advisory/Google_Chrome_Browser_0.2.149.27_in_chrome_dll.php

BID - 30983

MILW0RM - 6353

CONFIRM - http://src.chromium.org/viewvc/chrome/branches/chrome_official_branch/src/net/base/escape.cc?r1=1757&r2=1760&pathrev=1760

OSVDB - 47908

MISC - http://evilfingers.com/advisory/google_chrome_poc.php

CONFIRM - http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=122

BUGTRAQ - 20080902 Google Chrome Browser (ver.0.2.149.27) Vulnerability


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:49:25