CVE-2016-1677

NVD - CVE-2016-1677

CVE-2016-1677 Detail

Current Description

uri.js in Google V8 before 5.1.281.26, as used in Google Chrome before 51.0.2704.63, uses an incorrect array type, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information by calling the decodeURI function and leveraging "type confusion."


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  6.5 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N


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Hyperlink Resource
http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2016/05/stable-channel-update_25.html Vendor Advisory 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-05/msg00062.html Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-05/msg00063.html Third Party Advisory 
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-06/msg00005.html Third Party Advisory 
http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3590 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/90876
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1035981 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.ubuntu.com/usn/USN-2992-1 Third Party Advisory 
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2016:1190 Third Party Advisory 
https://codereview.chromium.org/1936083002 Issue Tracking 
https://crbug.com/602970 Permissions Required 
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201607-07

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-200 Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-1677
NVD Published Date:
06/05/2016
NVD Last Modified:
10/30/2018
Source:
MITRE