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CVE-2016-1669 Detail

Current Description

The Zone::New function in zone.cc in Google V8 before 5.0.71.47, as used in Google Chrome before 50.0.2661.102, does not properly determine when to expand certain memory allocations, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (buffer overflow) or possibly have unspecified other impact via crafted JavaScript code.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 8.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2016/05/stable-channel-update.html Vendor Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-05/msg00043.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-05/msg00050.html
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-06/msg00048.html Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-updates/2016-07/msg00063.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-1080.html
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017-0002.html
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3590 Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/90584
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1035872
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2960-1
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:0879
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:0880
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:0881
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:0882
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2018:0336
https://codereview.chromium.org/1945313002
https://crbug.com/606115
https://h20566.www2.hpe.com/portal/site/hpsc/public/kb/docDisplay?docId=emr_na-c05347541
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/CITS5GIUTNWVSUXMSORIAJJLQBEGL2CK/
https://lists.fedoraproject.org/archives/list/package-announce@lists.fedoraproject.org/message/ZPTKXI62OPCJCJGCSFMST4HIBQ27J72W/
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201605-02

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
50.0.2661.87

Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:opensuse:13.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 4 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:google:v8:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
5.0.71


Change History

13 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-1669
NVD Published Date:
05/14/2016
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018