Google Chrome up to 8.0.552.208 input validation

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A vulnerability was found in Google Chrome up to 8.0.552.208 (Web Browser). It has been declared as critical. This vulnerability affects an unknown code block. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a input validation vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-20. The product receives input or data, but it does not validate or incorrectly validates that the input has the properties that are required to process the data safely and correctly. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, and integrity. CVE summarizes:

Google Chrome before 11.0.696.57 allows user-assisted remote attackers to spoof the URL bar via vectors involving a redirect and a manual reload.

The weakness was presented 05/03/2011 by Kostya Serebryany (miaubiz) (Website). The advisory is shared for download at This vulnerability was named CVE-2011-1452. The attack can be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is required for a successful exploitation. There are neither technical details nor an exploit publicly available. The current price for an exploit might be approx. USD $0-$5k (estimation calculated on 11/05/2021). It is expected to see the exploit prices for this product increasing in the near future.

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 51069 (FreeBSD : chromium -- multiple vulnerabilities (6887828f-0229-11e0-b84d-00262d5ed8ee)), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family FreeBSD Local Security Checks.

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

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at X-Force (67159), Vulnerability Center (SBV-31386) and Tenable (51069). See 4341, 56943, 56942 and 56941 for similar entries.






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VulDB Meta Base Score: 6.5
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 6.2

VulDB Base Score: 6.5
VulDB Temp Score: 6.2
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Class: Input validation
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Nessus ID: 51069
Nessus Name: FreeBSD : chromium -- multiple vulnerabilities (6887828f-0229-11e0-b84d-00262d5ed8ee)
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OpenVAS ID: 68696
OpenVAS Name: FreeBSD Ports: chromium
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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: Chrome 8.0.552.209


03/18/2011 🔍
04/27/2011 +40 days 🔍
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05/09/2011 +6 days 🔍
03/23/2015 +1414 days 🔍
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Researcher: Kostya Serebryany (miaubiz)
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2011-1452 (🔍)

X-Force: 67159
Vulnerability Center: 31386 - Google Chrome before 11.0.696.57 Remote Spoofing Vulnerability, Medium
SecurityFocus: 47604 - Google Chrome Prior to 11.0.696.57 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities

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Created: 03/23/2015 04:50 PM
Updated: 11/05/2021 08:15 PM
Changes: 03/23/2015 04:50 PM (61), 03/22/2017 09:43 AM (11), 11/05/2021 08:07 PM (4), 11/05/2021 08:15 PM (1)
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