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CVE 2018 12270

VixusFoxy edited this page May 19, 2019 · 7 revisions


In Valve Steam 1528829181 BETA, it is possible to perform a homograph / homoglyph attack to create fake URLs in the client, which may trick users into visiting unintended web sites.

[Additional Information]

Re implementing the URL-catcher can prevent users from being tricked into visiting illegitimate (or phishing) websites.

[VulnerabilityType Other]

homoglyph / homograph attack

[Vendor of Product]


[Affected Product Code Base]

Steam - 1528829181

[Affected Component]

chat, group chat

[Attack Type]


[CVE Impact Other]


[Attack Vectors]

homograph / homoglyph attack


Homoglyph Attack Generator in IronGeek


Vixus / Hexxyr

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