Bug 1400869 (CVE-2016-5219)

Summary: CVE-2016-5219 chromium-browser: use after free in v8
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Martin Prpič <mprpic>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
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Version: unspecifiedCC: nb, tcallawa, tpopela, yaneti
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Fixed In Version: Chrome 55.0.2883.75 Doc Type: If docs needed, set a value
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Bug Depends On: 1400883, 1400885, 1400886    
Bug Blocks: 1400881    

Description Martin Prpič 2016-12-02 08:36:31 UTC
An use after free flaw was found in the V8 component of the Chromium browser.

Upstream bug(s):

https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=657568

External References:

https://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2016/12/stable-channel-update-for-desktop.html

Comment 1 Martin Prpič 2016-12-02 08:50:20 UTC
Created chromium tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1400883]

Comment 3 errata-xmlrpc 2016-12-07 19:10:11 UTC
This issue has been addressed in the following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 Supplementary

Via RHSA-2016:2919 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016-2919.html