CVE-2017-5078

Current Description

Insufficient validation of untrusted input in Blink's mailto: handling in Google Chrome prior to 59.0.3071.86 for Linux, Windows, and Mac allowed a remote attacker to perform command injection via a crafted HTML page, a similar issue to CVE-2004-0121. For example, characters such as * have an incorrect interaction with xdg-email in xdg-utils, and a space character can be used in front of a command-line argument.

Basic Data

PublishedOctober 27, 2017
Last ModifiedOctober 03, 2019
Assignercve@mitre.org
Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-noinfo
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityMEDIUM
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score6.8
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score8.6
Impact Score6.4
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

CVSS 3 - Version3.0
CVSS 3 - Vector StringCVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
CVSS 3 - Attack VectorNETWORK
CVSS 3 - Attack ComplexityLOW
CVSS 3 - Privileges RequiredNONE
CVSS 3 - User InteractionREQUIRED
CVSS 3 - ScopeUNCHANGED
CVSS 3 - Confidentiality ImpactHIGH
CVSS 3 - Integrity ImpactHIGH
CVSS 3 - Availability ImpactHIGH
CVSS 3 - Base Score8.8
CVSS 3 - Base SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score2.8
Base SeverityHIGH

Configurations

  • AND
    • OR - Configuration 1
      Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
      2.3ApplicationGoogleChrome********59.0.3071.86
    • OR Running on/with:
      Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
      2.3OSAppleMac Os-*******
      2.3OSLinuxLinux Kernel-*******
      2.3OSMicrosoftWindows-*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Google Chrome *

References

NameSourceURLTags
98861http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/98861BIDThird Party Advisory VDB Entry
1038622http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1038622SECTRACKThird Party Advisory VDB Entry
RHSA-2017:1399https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:1399REDHAT
https://chromereleases.googleblog.com/2017/06/stable-channel-update-for-desktop.htmlhttps://chromereleases.googleblog.com/2017/06/stable-channel-update-for-desktop.htmlMISCRelease Notes Vendor Advisory
https://crbug.com/711020https://crbug.com/711020MISCExploit Third Party Advisory
GLSA-201706-20https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201706-20GENTOOThird Party Advisory VDB Entry