Bug 896272 (CVE-2013-0836)

Summary: CVE-2013-0836 v8: DoS due to improperly implemented garbage collection
Product: [Other] Security Response Reporter: Vincent Danen <vdanen>
Component: vulnerabilityAssignee: Red Hat Product Security <security-response-team>
Status: CLOSED ERRATA QA Contact:
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Priority: medium    
Version: unspecifiedCC: sgallagh, tcallawa, tchollingsworth, tomspur
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Hardware: All   
OS: Linux   
Whiteboard: impact=moderate,public=20130110,reported=20130115,source=cve,cvss2=4.3/AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P,fedora-all/v8=affected,epel-6/v8=affected
Fixed In Version: v8 Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Bug Depends On: 896273, 896274    
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Description Vincent Danen 2013-01-16 17:45:24 EST
Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures assigned an identifier CVE-2013-0836 to
the following vulnerability:

Name: CVE-2013-0836
URL: http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2013-0836
Assigned: 20130107
Reference: http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2013/01/stable-channel-update.html
Reference: https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=150545

Google V8 before, as used in Google Chrome before
24.0.1312.52, does not properly implement garbage collection, which
allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application
crash) or possibly have unspecified other impact via crafted
JavaScript code.
Comment 1 Vincent Danen 2013-01-16 17:47:40 EST
Created v8 tracking bugs for this issue

Affects: fedora-all [bug 896273]
Affects: epel-6 [bug 896274]
Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2013-04-05 19:02:57 EDT
v8-, nodejs-0.10.2-1.fc18, libuv-0.10.3-1.fc18 has been pushed to the Fedora 18 stable repository.  If problems still persist, please make note of it in this bug report.