CVE-2016-5173

Published: 25 September 2016

The extensions subsystem in Google Chrome before 53.0.2785.113 does not properly restrict access to Object.prototype, which allows remote attackers to load unintended resources, and consequently trigger unintended JavaScript function calls and bypass the Same Origin Policy via an indirect interception attack.

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 7.1

Status

Package Release Status
chromium-browser
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream
Released (53.0.2785.113)
Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus)
Released (53.0.2785.143-0ubuntu0.16.04.1.1254)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was released [53.0.2785.143-0ubuntu0.14.04.1.1142])
oxide-qt
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
Upstream Not vulnerable

Ubuntu 16.04 ESM (Xenial Xerus) Not vulnerable

Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr) Does not exist
(trusty was not-affected)