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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2010-4578

Google Chrome before 8.0.552.224 and Chrome OS before 8.0.552.343 do not properly perform cursor handling, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact via unknown vectors that lead to "stale pointers."
Publish Date : 2010-12-22 Last Update Date : 2020-07-28
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.5
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 Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Related OVAL Definitions

Title Definition Id Class Family
CVE-2010-4578 oval:org.opensuse.security:def:20104578 unix
Google Chrome before 8.0.552.224 and Chrome OS before 8.0.552.343 do not properly perform cursor handling, which allows ... oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14323 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-2010-4578

# 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 Google Chrome Os * * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

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

- References For CVE-2010-4578

http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2010/12/stable-beta-channel-updates_13.html CONFIRM
http://secunia.com/advisories/42648
SECUNIA 42648
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/45390
BID 45390 Google Chrome prior to 8.0.552.224 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities Release Date:2014-12-19
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2011-05/msg00005.html
SUSE SUSE-SR:2011:009
http://www.gentoo.org/security/en/glsa/glsa-201012-01.xml
GENTOO GLSA-201012-01
http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=64959 CONFIRM
http://www.debian.org/security/2011/dsa-2188
DEBIAN DSA-2188
https://oval.cisecurity.org/repository/search/definition/oval%3Aorg.mitre.oval%3Adef%3A14323
OVAL oval:org.mitre.oval:def:14323

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2010-4578

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


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