Bug 1340011 (CVE-2016-1678)

Summary: CVE-2016-1678 chromium-browser: heap overflow in v8
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Adam Mariš <amaris>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
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Fixed In Version: Chrome 51.0.2704.63 Doc Type: If docs needed, set a value
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Bug Depends On: 1340131, 1340132    
Bug Blocks: 1340055    

Description Adam Mariš 2016-05-26 10:37:34 UTC
A heap overflow flaw was found in the V8 component of the Chromium browser.

Upstream bug(s):

https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=595259

External References:

http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2016/05/stable-channel-update_25.html

Comment 2 errata-xmlrpc 2016-06-01 10:51:48 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Supplementary

Via RHSA-2016:1190 https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016:1190