Google Chrome OpenType Sanitizer code execution

chrome-sanitizer-code-exec (74412) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk

Description:

Google Chrome could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system, caused by an off-by-one error in OpenType Sanitizer. By persuading a victim to visit a specially-crafted Web site, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code on the system.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 6.8
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Medium
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: Partial
 
Temporal Score: 5
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

Upgrade to the latest version of Google Chrome (18.0.1025.142 or later), available from the Google Chrome Releases Web site. See References.

For Mozilla:
Refer to MFSA 2012-31 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.

For other distributions:
Apply the appropriate update for your system. See References.

References:

  • Google Chrome Releases Web site: Stable Channel Release and Beta Channel Update.
  • MFSA 2012-31: Off-by-one error in OpenType Sanitizer.
  • The Pale Moon Project Web site: Pale Moon: Release notes.
  • BID-52762: Google Chrome Prior to 18.0.1025.142 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities
  • BID-53222: OpenType Sanitizer Off By One Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
  • CVE-2011-3062: Off-by-one error in the OpenType Sanitizer in Google Chrome before 18.0.1025.142 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted OpenType file.
  • OSVDB ID: 80740: Google Chrome Off-by-one OpenType Sanitizer Unspecified Remote Issue
  • OSVDB ID: 81525: Mozilla Multiple Product Off-by-one OpenType Sanitizer Unspecified Remote Issue
  • RHSA-2012-0515: Critical: firefox security update
  • RHSA-2012-0516: Critical: thunderbird security update
  • SA48618: Google Chrome Multiple Vulnerabilities
  • SA48932: Mozilla Firefox / Thunderbird Multiple Vulnerabilities
  • SA48972: Mozilla Firefox / Thunderbird / SeaMonkey Multiple Vulnerabilities
  • SA48995: Pale Moon Multiple Vulnerabilities

Platforms Affected:

  • Google Chrome 16.0.877.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.878.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.879.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.880.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.881.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.882.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.883.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.884.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.885.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.886.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.886.1
  • Google Chrome 16.0.887.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.888.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.889.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.889.2
  • Google Chrome 16.0.889.3
  • Google Chrome 16.0.890.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.890.1
  • Google Chrome 16.0.891.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.891.1
  • Google Chrome 16.0.892.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.893.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.893.1
  • Google Chrome 16.0.894.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.895.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.896.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.897.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.898.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.899.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.900.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.901.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.902.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.903.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.904.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.905.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.906.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.906.1
  • Google Chrome 16.0.907.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.908.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.909.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.910.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.911.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.911.1
  • Google Chrome 16.0.911.2
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.0
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.1
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.10
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.11
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.12
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.13
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.14
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.15
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.19
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.2
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.20
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.21
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.22
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.23
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.24
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.25
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.26
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.27
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.28
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.29
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.3
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.30
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.31
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.32
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.33
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.34
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.35
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.36
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.37
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.38
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.39
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.4
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.40
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.41
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.42
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.43
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.5
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.6
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.62
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.63
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.66
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.7
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.74
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.75
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.8
  • Google Chrome 16.0.912.9
  • Google Chrome 17.0.963.79
  • Google Chrome 17.0.963.9
  • Mozilla Firefox 10.0
  • Mozilla Firefox 10.0.1
  • Mozilla Firefox 10.0.2
  • Mozilla Firefox 11.0
  • Mozilla Firefox 4.0 Beta4
  • Mozilla Firefox 4.0 Beta10
  • Mozilla Firefox 4.0 Beta9
  • Mozilla Firefox 4.0 Beta8
  • Mozilla Firefox 4.0 Beta11
  • Mozilla Firefox 4.0 Beta1
  • Mozilla Firefox 4.0 Beta2
  • Mozilla Firefox 4.0 Beta3
  • Mozilla Firefox 4.0 Beta12
  • Mozilla Firefox 4.0 Beta5
  • Mozilla Firefox 4.0 Beta6
  • Mozilla Firefox 4.0
  • Mozilla Firefox 4.0 Beta7
  • Mozilla Firefox 4.0.1
  • Mozilla Firefox 5.0
  • Mozilla Firefox 5.0.1
  • Mozilla Firefox 6.0
  • Mozilla Firefox 6.0.1
  • Mozilla Firefox 6.0.2
  • Mozilla Firefox 7.0
  • Mozilla Firefox 7.0.1
  • Mozilla Firefox 8.0
  • Mozilla Firefox 8.0.1
  • Mozilla Firefox 9.0
  • Mozilla Firefox 9.0.1
  • Mozilla Firefox Esr 10.0
  • Mozilla Firefox Esr 10.0.1
  • Mozilla Firefox Esr 10.0.2
  • Mozilla Firefox Esr 10.0.3
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.0 Alpha
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.0
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.0 Beta
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.0.1
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.0.2
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.0.3
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.0.4
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.0.5
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.0.6
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.0.7
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.0.8
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.0.9
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.1
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.1 Beta
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.1 Alpha
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.1.1
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.1.10
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.1.11
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.1.12
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.1.13
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.1.14
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.1.15
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.1.16
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.1.17
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.1.18
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 1.1.19
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.1.2
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.1.3
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.1.4
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.1.5
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.1.6
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.1.7
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.1.8
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.1.9
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.5.0.10
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.5.0.8
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 1.5.0.9
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 2.0
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.0 Beta1
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.0 Beta2
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.0 Alpha 1
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.0 Alpha 2
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.0 Alpha 3
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.0 Rc1
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.0 Rc2
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 2.0.1
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 2.0.10
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 2.0.11
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 2.0.12
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 2.0.13
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 2.0.14
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 2.0.2
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 2.0.3
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 2.0.4
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 2.0.5
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 2.0.6
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 2.0.7
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 2.0.8
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 2.0.9
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.1 rc2
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 2.1 Alpha1
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 2.1 Alpha3
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 2.1 Alpha2
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.1 rc1
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.1
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.1 Beta1
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.1 Beta3
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.1 Beta2
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 2.2
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.2 Beta1
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.2 Beta2
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.2 Beta3
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.3 Beta3
  • Mozilla SeaMonkey 2.3
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.3 Beta2
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.3 Beta1
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.3.1
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.3.2
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.3.3
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.4 Beta2
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.4 Beta3
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.4 Beta1
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.4
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.4.1
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.5 Beta2
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.5
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.5 Beta1
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.5 Beta3
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.5 Beta4
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.6 Beta4
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.6 Beta1
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.6
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.6 Beta2
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.6 Beta3
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.6.1
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.7
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.7 Beta4
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.7 Beta1
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.7 Beta2
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.7 Beta3
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.7 Beta5
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.7.1
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.7.2
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.8 Beta6
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.8 Beta2
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.8 Beta1
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.8 Beta4
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.8 Beta5
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.8 Beta3
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.8
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.9 Beta2
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.9 Beta3
  • Mozilla Seamonkey 2.9 Beta1
  • Mozilla Thunderbird 10.0
  • Mozilla Thunderbird 10.0.1
  • Mozilla Thunderbird 10.0.2
  • Mozilla Thunderbird 10.0.3
  • Mozilla Thunderbird 10.0.4
  • Mozilla Thunderbird 11.0
  • Mozilla Thunderbird 5.0
  • Mozilla Thunderbird 6.0
  • Mozilla Thunderbird 6.0.1
  • Mozilla Thunderbird 6.0.2
  • Mozilla Thunderbird 7.0
  • Mozilla Thunderbird 7.0.1
  • Mozilla Thunderbird 8.0
  • Mozilla Thunderbird 9.0
  • Mozilla Thunderbird 9.0.1
  • Mozilla Thunderbird Esr 10.0
  • Mozilla Thunderbird Esr 10.0.1
  • Mozilla Thunderbird ESR 10.0.2
  • Mozilla Thunderbird ESR 10.0.3
  • Pale Moon Pale Moon 11.0
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 5
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 5 Client Workstation
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 5 Client
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 6 Server
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux 6 Workstation
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux Desktop 6
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux HPC Node 6
  • RedHat Enterprise Linux Optional Productivity Applications 5 Server

Reported:

Mar 28, 2012

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