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CVE-2016-5131 Detail

Current Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in libxml2 through 2.9.4, as used in Google Chrome before 52.0.2743.82, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact via vectors related to the XPointer range-to function.

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/2016/07/stable-channel-update.html Vendor Advisory
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2016/Sep/msg00006.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2016/Sep/msg00008.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2016/Sep/msg00010.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://lists.apple.com/archives/security-announce/2016/Sep/msg00011.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-07/msg00020.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-07/msg00021.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-07/msg00022.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-07/msg00028.html Mailing List Third Party Advisory
http://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-1485.html Third Party Advisory
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3637 Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/92053 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036428 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1038623 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-3041-1 Third Party Advisory
https://bugzilla.redhat.com/show_bug.cgi?id=1358641 Issue Tracking Third Party Advisory
https://codereview.chromium.org/2127493002 Issue Tracking Patch Vendor Advisory
https://crbug.com/623378 Exploit Issue Tracking Mailing List Vendor Advisory
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201610-09 Third Party Advisory
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201701-37 Third Party Advisory
https://source.android.com/security/bulletin/2017-05-01 Third Party Advisory
https://support.apple.com/HT207141 Third Party Advisory
https://support.apple.com/HT207142 Third Party Advisory
https://support.apple.com/HT207143 Third Party Advisory
https://support.apple.com/HT207170 Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-416 Use After Free NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
52.0.2743.82

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:xmlsoft:libxml2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
2.9.4

Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:iphone_os:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
10.0
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:mac_os_x:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
10.12
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:tvos:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
10.0
 cpe:2.3:o:apple:watchos:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
3.0

Configuration 4 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:14.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:canonical:ubuntu_linux:16.04:*:*:*:lts:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 5 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_desktop:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_server:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:redhat:enterprise_linux_workstation:6.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 6 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:leap:42.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:opensuse:13.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:opensuse:opensuse:13.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:suse:linux_enterprise:12.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 7 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:8.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:o:debian:debian_linux:9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-5131
NVD Published Date:
07/23/2016
NVD Last Modified:
03/26/2019