Bug 640357 (CVE-2010-3257) - CVE-2010-3257 webkit: stale pointer issue with focusing
Summary: CVE-2010-3257 webkit: stale pointer issue with focusing
Alias: CVE-2010-3257
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
QA Contact:
Whiteboard: public=20100902,reported=20100907,sou...
Keywords: Security
Depends On: 640382 640385 640386
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2010-10-05 16:15 UTC by Vincent Danen
Modified: 2019-06-08 13:07 UTC (History)
5 users (show)

Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2012-03-07 07:03:10 UTC

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External Trackers
Tracker ID Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Red Hat Product Errata RHSA-2011:0177 normal SHIPPED_LIVE Moderate: webkitgtk security update 2011-01-25 17:07:15 UTC

Description Vincent Danen 2010-10-05 16:15:39 UTC
Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures assigned an identifier CVE-2010-3257 to
the following vulnerability:

Google Chrome before 6.0.472.53 does not properly perform focus handling, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact via unknown vectors, related to a "stale pointer" issue.


* Chrome bug: http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=52443
* Bugzilla: https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=44226
* Trac: http://trac.webkit.org/changeset/65748

This issue has been corrected in WebKitGTK 1.2.5.

Comment 1 Vincent Danen 2010-10-05 17:19:27 UTC
Created webkitgtk tracking bugs for this issue

Affects: fedora-all [bug 640382]

Comment 3 errata-xmlrpc 2011-01-25 17:07:44 UTC
This issue has been addressed in following products:

  Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6

Via RHSA-2011:0177 https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2011-0177.html

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