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Vulnerability in Google Chrome before 42.0.2311.90 (CVE-2015-1247)

oval:org.cisecurity:def:7832

The SearchEngineTabHelper::OnPageHasOSDD function in browser/ui/search_engines/search_engine_tab_helper.cc in Google Chrome before 42.0.2311.90 does not prevent use of a file: URL for an OpenSearch descriptor XML document which might allow remote attackers to obtain sensitive information from local files via a crafted (1) http or (2) https web site.

Family:
windows
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Microsoft Windows 8
  • Microsoft Windows 10
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows 7
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2016
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2
  • Microsoft Windows XP
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2015-1247
  • stable-channel-update_14
Product(s):
  • Google Chrome