CVE-2016-1644

Published on: 03/13/2016 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 03/23/2021 11:27:05 PM UTC

CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Certain versions of Chrome from Google contain the following vulnerability:

WebKit/Source/core/layout/LayoutObject.cpp in Blink, as used in Google Chrome before 49.0.2623.87, does not properly restrict relayout scheduling, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (use-after-free) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted HTML document.

  • CVE-2016-1644 has been assigned by [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as HIGH severity.

CVSS3 Score: 8.8 - HIGH

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
NETWORK LOW NONE REQUIRED
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
UNCHANGED HIGH HIGH HIGH

CVSS2 Score: 9.3 - HIGH

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
NETWORK MEDIUM NONE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
COMPLETE COMPLETE COMPLETE

CVE References

Description Tags Link
Google Chrome Prior to 49.0.2623.87 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities cve.report (archive)
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URL Logo BID 84224
Issue 1755543002: Fix SubtreeLayoutScope not to schedule relayout - Code Review codereview.chromium.org
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URL Logo CONFIRM codereview.chromium.org/1755543002
Chrome Releases: Stable Channel Update Vendor Advisory
googlechromereleases.blogspot.com
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URL Logo CONFIRM googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2016/03/stable-channel-update_8.html
[security-announce] openSUSE-SU-2016:0818-1: important: Security update lists.opensuse.org
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URL Logo SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0818
USN-2920-1: Oxide vulnerabilities | Ubuntu www.ubuntu.com
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URL Logo UBUNTU USN-2920-1
Google Chrome Flaws in Blink and PDFium Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code - SecurityTracker www.securitytracker.com
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URL Logo SECTRACK 1035259
Debian -- Security Information -- DSA-3513-1 chromium-browser www.debian.org
Depreciated Link
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URL Logo DEBIAN DSA-3513
[security-announce] openSUSE-SU-2016:0817-1: important: Security update lists.opensuse.org
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URL Logo SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0817
[security-announce] openSUSE-SU-2016:0828-1: important: Security update lists.opensuse.org
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URL Logo SUSE openSUSE-SU-2016:0828
590620 - Heap-use-after-free in blink::FrameView::performLayout - chromium - Monorail code.google.com
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URL Logo CONFIRM code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=590620

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationGoogleChromeAllAllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*: