VDB-49683 · CVE-2009-2974 · OpenVAS 900833

Google Chrome up to of denial of service

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A vulnerability, which was classified as problematic, was found in Google Chrome (Web Browser). This affects the function of. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a denial of service vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-404. The product does not release or incorrectly releases a resource before it is made available for re-use. This is going to have an impact on availability. The summary by CVE is:

Google Chrome,, and earlier allows remote attackers to (1) cause a denial of service (application hang) via vectors involving a chromehtml: URI value for the document.location property or (2) cause a denial of service (application hang and CPU consumption) via vectors involving a series of function calls that set a chromehtml: URI value for the document.location property.

The weakness was presented 08/27/2009 (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at websecurity.com.ua. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2009-2974 since 08/27/2009. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. No form of authentication is needed for exploitation. Technical details of the vulnerability are known, but there is no available exploit.

Upgrading eliminates this vulnerability. The upgrade is hosted for download at chrome.google.com.







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Class: Denial of service
CWE: CWE-404

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined

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OpenVAS ID: 900833
OpenVAS Name: Google Chrome chromehtml: URI Denial Of Service Vulnerability
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Recommended: no mitigation known
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Upgrade: chrome.google.com


08/27/2009 🔍
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08/27/2009 +0 days 🔍
03/18/2015 +2029 days 🔍
11/22/2018 +1345 days 🔍


Vendor: google.com
Product: google.com

Advisory: websecurity.com.ua
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2009-2974 (🔍)


Created: 03/18/2015 03:15 PM
Updated: 11/22/2018 08:32 AM
Changes: 03/18/2015 03:15 PM (53), 11/22/2018 08:32 AM (1)
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