Red Hat update for Google Chrome

Published: 2017-12-19 14:28:48 | Updated: 2017-12-19
Severity Low
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE ID CVE-2017-15429
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation
Vulnerable software versions Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Workstation v.6
Vendor URL Red Hat Inc.

Security Advisory

1) Universal cross-site scripting


The disclosed vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks.

The vulnerability exists in V8 due to insufficient sanitization of user-supplied data. A remote attacker can trick the victim to follow a specially crafted link and execute arbitrary HTML and script code in user's browser in context of vulnerable website.

Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to steal potentially sensitive information, change appearance of the web page, perform phishing and drive-by-download attacks.


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