CVE-2019-5778

NameCVE-2019-5778
DescriptionA missing case for handling special schemes in permission request checks in Extensions in Google Chrome prior to 72.0.3626.81 allowed an attacker who convinced a user to install a malicious extension to bypass extension permission checks for privileged pages via a crafted Chrome Extension.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
ReferencesDSA-4395-1
NVD severitymedium

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
chromium (PTS)stretch (security), stretch73.0.3683.75-1~deb9u1fixed
buster, buster (security)83.0.4103.116-1~deb10u3fixed
bullseye, sid83.0.4103.116-3.1fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
chromiumsourcestretch72.0.3626.96-1~deb9u1DSA-4395-1
chromiumsource(unstable)72.0.3626.81-1

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