Google Chrome 'IFRAME' Denial Of Service Vulnerability

2010-05-25T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310902184
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (C) 2010 SecPod
Modified 2019-07-17T00:00:00

Description

This host is installed with Google Chrome and is prone to Denial Of Service vulnerability.

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
#
# Google Chrome 'IFRAME' Denial Of Service Vulnerability
#
# Authors:
# Antu Sanadi <santu@secpod.com>
#
# Updated By: Madhuri D <dmadhuri@secpod.com> on 2010-06-02
#  - Added CVE-2010-2120 and updated the vulnerability insight.
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (c) 2010 SecPod, http://www.secpod.com
#
# This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
# it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2
# (or any later version), as published by the Free Software Foundation.
#
# This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
# but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
# MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the
# GNU General Public License for more details.
#
# You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
# along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
# Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin St, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA.
###############################################################################

if(description)
{
  script_oid("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.902184");
  script_version("2019-07-17T08:15:16+0000");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"2019-07-17 08:15:16 +0000 (Wed, 17 Jul 2019)");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2010-05-25 13:56:16 +0200 (Tue, 25 May 2010)");
  script_cve_id("CVE-2010-1992", "CVE-2010-2120");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"5.0");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P");
  script_name("Google Chrome 'IFRAME' Denial Of Service Vulnerability");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://websecurity.com.ua/4206/");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://websecurity.com.ua/4238/");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/511327/100/0/threaded");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/511509/100/0/threaded");

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"executable_version");
  script_copyright("Copyright (C) 2010 SecPod");
  script_family("Denial of Service");
  script_dependencies("gb_google_chrome_detect_portable_win.nasl");
  script_mandatory_keys("GoogleChrome/Win/Ver");
  script_tag(name:"impact", value:"Successful exploitation will allow remote attackers to cause a
denial of service.");
  script_tag(name:"affected", value:"Google Chrome version 1.0.154.48 and prior.");
  script_tag(name:"insight", value:"The flaw is due to:

  - Improper handling of an 'IFRAME' element with a mailto: URL in its 'SRC'
attribute, which allows remote attackers to consume resources via an HTML
document with many 'IFRAME' elements.

  - JavaScript code, containing an infinite loop which creates 'IFRAME' elements
for invalid 'news:// URIs'.");
  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"Upgrade to Google Chrome version 6.0 or later.");
  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");
  script_tag(name:"summary", value:"This host is installed with Google Chrome and is prone to Denial
Of Service vulnerability.");

  exit(0);
}


include("version_func.inc");

chromeVer = get_kb_item("GoogleChrome/Win/Ver");
if(!chromeVer){
  exit(0);
}

if(version_is_less_equal(version:chromeVer, test_version:"1.0.154.48")){
  security_message( port: 0, data: "The target host was found to be vulnerable" );
  exit(0);
}

exit(99);