VDB-55653 · CVE-2010-4484 · BID 45170

Google Chrome up to 8.0.552.208 denial of service

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A vulnerability was found in Google Chrome up to 8.0.552.208 (Web Browser). It has been classified as problematic. This affects an unknown part. 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 before 8.0.552.215 does not properly handle HTML5 databases, which allows attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via unspecified vectors.

The weakness was presented 12/07/2010 by Slawomir Blazek with Microsoft Vulnerability Research (Website). The advisory is shared at googlechromereleases.blogspot.com. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2010-4484. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. No form of authentication is needed for exploitation. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available.

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 50977 (Google Chrome < 8.0.552.215 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 118797 (Google Chrome Prior to 8.0.552.215 Multiple Vulnerabilities).

Upgrading to version 8.0.552.209 eliminates this vulnerability. The upgrade is hosted for download at chrome.google.com.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at Tenable (50977).







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Class: Denial of service
CWE: CWE-404

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Remote: Yes

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Nessus ID: 50977
Nessus Name: Google Chrome < 8.0.552.215 Multiple Vulnerabilities
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OpenVAS ID: 801679
OpenVAS Name: Google Chrome multiple vulnerabilities - Dec10 (Linux)
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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: Chrome 8.0.552.209


12/02/2010 🔍
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Vendor: google.com
Product: google.com

Advisory: googlechromereleases.blogspot.com
Researcher: Slawomir Blazek
Organization: Microsoft Vulnerability Research
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2010-4484 (🔍)

Vulnerability Center: 29195 - Google Chrome before 8.0.552.215 Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability via Unspecified Vectors, Medium
SecurityFocus: 45170 - Google Chrome prior to 8.0.552.215 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities
Secunia: 42109


Created: 03/19/2015 02:37 PM
Updated: 10/06/2021 10:05 AM
Changes: 03/19/2015 02:37 PM (63), 03/13/2017 10:02 AM (10), 10/06/2021 10:04 AM (5), 10/06/2021 10:05 AM (2)
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