CVE-2015-1210 (chrome, linux_kernel, mac_os_x, windows)

National Cyber Awareness System

Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2015-1210

Original release date: 02/06/2015

Last revised: 02/06/2015



The V8ThrowException::createDOMException function in bindings/core/v8/V8ThrowException.cpp in the V8 bindings in Blink, as used in Google Chrome before 40.0.2214.111 on Windows, OS X, and Linux and before 40.0.2214.109 on Android, does not properly consider frame access restrictions during the throwing of an exception, which allows remote attackers to bypass the Same Origin Policy via a crafted web site.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):

Impact Subscore: 2.9

Exploitability Subscore: 10.0

CVSS Version 2 Metrics:

Access Vector: Network exploitable

Access Complexity: Low

Authentication: Not required to exploit

Impact Type: Allows unauthorized modification

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Technical Details

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

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Quality Assurance – 2/6/2015 11:01:39 AM
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