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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-4040

Google Chrome before 7.0.517.41 does not properly handle animated GIF images, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted image.
Publish Date : 2010-10-21 Last Update Date : 2020-07-31
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.8
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of ServiceMemory corruption
CWE ID 20

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2010-4040 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20104040 unix
Google Chrome before 7.0.517.41 does not properly handle animated GIF images oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7646 windows
OVAL (Open Vulnerability and Assessment Language) definitions define exactly what should be done to verify a vulnerability or a missing patch. Check out the OVAL definitions if you want to learn what you should do to verify a vulnerability.

- Products Affected By CVE-2010-4040

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Debian Debian Linux 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Debian Debian Linux 7.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Google Chrome * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 OS Opensuse Opensuse * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Debian Debian Linux 2
Google Chrome 1
Opensuse Opensuse 1

- References For CVE-2010-4040

http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2010/2731
VUPEN ADV-2010-2731
http://secunia.com/advisories/43068
SECUNIA 43068
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2011:039
MANDRIVA MDVSA-2011:039
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2011-01/msg00006.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2011:002
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/44241
BID 44241 Google Chrome prior to 7.0.517.41 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities Release Date:2014-12-19
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0212
VUPEN ADV-2011-0212
http://secunia.com/advisories/41888
SECUNIA 41888
http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=54500 CONFIRM
http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2010/10/stable-channel-update.html CONFIRM
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2011/0552
VUPEN ADV-2011-0552
http://www.debian.org/security/2011/dsa-2188
DEBIAN DSA-2188
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A7646
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7646

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-4040

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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