CVE-2019-5798

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2019-03-12
Bugzilla:
1688200: CVE-2019-5798 chromium-browser: Out of bounds read in Skia

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

Lack of correct bounds checking in Skia in Google Chrome prior to 73.0.3683.75 allowed a remote attacker to perform an out of bounds memory read via a crafted HTML page.

Find out more about CVE-2019-5798 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

Statement

In general, this flaw cannot be exploited through email in Thunderbird because scripting is disabled when reading mail, but it is potentially a risk in browser or browser-like contexts.

CVSS v3 metrics

CVSS3 Base Score 6.5
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity Low
Privileges Required None
User Interaction Required
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality High
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact None

Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (thunderbird) RHSA-2019:1310 2019-06-03
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (chromium-browser) RHSA-2019:0708 2019-04-08
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 (thunderbird) RHSA-2019:1308 2019-06-03
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (thunderbird) RHSA-2019:1309 2019-06-03
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (firefox) RHSA-2019:1265 2019-05-23
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (firefox) RHSA-2019:1267 2019-05-23
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8 (firefox) RHSA-2019:1269 2019-05-23

External References

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