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Google Chrome Vulnerability: CVE-2016-5149

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Google Chrome Vulnerability: CVE-2016-5149

Severity
7
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Published
09/11/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
09/15/2016
Modified
05/09/2019

Description

The extensions subsystem in Google Chrome before 53.0.2785.89 on Windows and OS X and before 53.0.2785.92 on Linux relies on an IFRAME source URL to identify an associated extension, which allows remote attackers to conduct extension-bindings injection attacks by leveraging script access to a resource that initially has the about:blank URL.

Solution(s)

  • google-chrome-upgrade-latest

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