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CVE-2016-1624 Detail

Description

Integer underflow in the ProcessCommandsInternal function in dec/decode.c in Brotli, as used in Google Chrome before 48.0.2564.109, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (buffer overflow) or possibly have unspecified other impact via crafted data with brotli compression.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  02/13/2016

Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 8.8 HIGH
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 5.9
Exploitability Score: 2.8


Attack Vector (AV): Network
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): Required
Scope (S): Unchanged
Confidentiality (C): High
Integrity (I): High
Availability (A): High

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2016/02/stable-channel-update_9.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2016-02/msg00104.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2016-02/msg00119.html Third Party Advisory
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-0241.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3486 Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/83125
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1035183
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2895-1
https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=583607
https://codereview.chromium.org/1662313002
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201603-09

Technical Details

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-1624
NVD Published Date:
02/13/2016
NVD Last Modified:
12/05/2016