VDB-53405 · CVE-2010-2107 · BID 40367

Google Chrome up to Safe Browsing denial of service

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A vulnerability was found in Google Chrome up to (Web Browser). It has been rated as critical. This issue affects some unknown functionality of the component Safe Browsing. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a denial of service vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-404. The program does not release or incorrectly releases a resource before it is made available for re-use. Impacted is confidentiality, integrity, and availability. The summary by CVE is:

Unspecified vulnerability in Google Chrome before 5.0.375.55 allows attackers to cause a denial of service (memory error) or possibly have unspecified other impact via vectors related to the Safe Browsing functionality.

The weakness was published 05/28/2010 by Michal Zalewski (SkyLined) with Chromium Development Community (Website). The advisory is shared at googlechromereleases.blogspot.com. The identification of this vulnerability is CVE-2010-2107. The exploitation is known to be easy. The attack may be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is needed for a successful exploitation. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available.

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 46732 (Google Chrome < 5.0.375.55 Multiple Vulnerabilities), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Windows. The commercial vulnerability scanner Qualys is able to test this issue with plugin 118061 (Google Chrome Prior to 5.0.375.55 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities).

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

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at Vulnerability Center (SBV-25926) and Tenable (46732). Similar entries are available at 53408, 53407, 53406 and 53404.






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VulDB Meta Base Score: 9.8
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 9.4

VulDB Base Score: 9.8
VulDB Temp Score: 9.4
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Class: Denial of service
CWE: CWE-404
ATT&CK: T1499

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined

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Nessus ID: 46732
Nessus Name: Google Chrome < 5.0.375.55 Multiple Vulnerabilities
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OpenVAS ID: 800785
OpenVAS Name: Google Chrome multiple vulnerabilities - June 10
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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: Chrome


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Vendor: google.com
Product: google.com

Advisory: googlechromereleases.blogspot.com
Researcher: Michal Zalewski (SkyLined)
Organization: Chromium Development Community
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2010-2107 (🔍)

Vulnerability Center: 25926 - Google Chrome Prior to 5.0.375.55 Remote Unspecified DoS Vulnerability, Medium
SecurityFocus: 40367 - Google Chrome prior to 5.0.375.55 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities

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Created: 03/19/2015 12:22 PM
Updated: 09/14/2021 01:34 PM
Changes: 03/19/2015 12:22 PM (64), 02/27/2017 09:32 AM (11), 09/14/2021 01:28 PM (4), 09/14/2021 01:34 PM (1)
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