CVE-2016-1699

Published: 06 June 2016

WebKit/Source/devtools/front_end/devtools.js in the Developer Tools (aka DevTools) subsystem in Blink, as used in Google Chrome before 51.0.2704.79, does not ensure that the remoteFrontendUrl parameter is associated with a chrome-devtools-frontend.appspot.com URL, which allows remote attackers to bypass intended access restrictions via a crafted URL.

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 6.5

Status

Package Release Status
chromium-browser
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (51.0.2704.79)
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus)
Released (51.0.2704.79-0ubuntu0.16.04.1.1242)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was released [51.0.2704.79-0ubuntu0.14.04.1.1121])
oxide-qt
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (1.15.7)
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus)
Released (1.15.7-0ubuntu0.16.04.1)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was released [1.15.7-0ubuntu0.14.04.1])