Bug 1186233 (CVE-2013-2927) - CVE-2013-2927 webkitgtk: use-after-free in the HTMLFormElement::prepareForSubmission() (WSA-2015-0001)
Summary: CVE-2013-2927 webkitgtk: use-after-free in the HTMLFormElement::prepareForSub...
Alias: CVE-2013-2927
Product: Security Response
Classification: Other
Component: vulnerability
Version: unspecified
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Red Hat Product Security
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Depends On: 1181092 1186276
Blocks: 1186188
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2015-01-27 10:35 UTC by Vasyl Kaigorodov
Modified: 2021-02-17 05:43 UTC (History)
9 users (show)

Fixed In Version: WebKitGTK+ 2.4.1, 2.4.2 and 2.4.8
Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 2015-07-31 05:23:45 UTC

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Description Vasyl Kaigorodov 2015-01-27 10:35:04 UTC
Following vulnerability was discovered on the 2.4 stable series of WebKitGTK+:

 Use-after-free vulnerability in the HTMLFormElement::prepareForSubmission function in core/html/HTMLFormElement.cpp in Blink, as used in Google Chrome before 30.0.1599.101, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact via vectors related to submission for FORM elements. 

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Comment 1 Vasyl Kaigorodov 2015-01-27 10:49:30 UTC
Created webkitgtk4 tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1186276]

Comment 2 Vasyl Kaigorodov 2015-01-27 10:49:32 UTC
Created webkitgtk3 tracking bugs for this issue:

Affects: fedora-all [bug 1181092]

Comment 4 Huzaifa S. Sidhpurwala 2015-07-31 05:33:48 UTC

Red Hat Product Security has rated this issue as having Moderate security impact. This issue is not currently planned to be addressed in future updates. For additional information, refer to the Issue Severity Classification: https://access.redhat.com/security/updates/classification/.

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