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CVE-2016-5161

Published: 2 September 2016

The EditingStyle::mergeStyle function in WebKit/Source/core/editing/EditingStyle.cpp in Blink, as used in Google Chrome before 53.0.2785.89 on Windows and OS X and before 53.0.2785.92 on Linux, mishandles custom properties, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted web site that leverages "type confusion" in the StylePropertySerializer class.

Priority

Medium

CVSS 3 base score: 8.8

Status

Package Release Status
chromium-browser
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
precise Ignored

trusty Does not exist
(trusty was released [53.0.2785.143-0ubuntu0.14.04.1.1142])
upstream
Released (53.0.2785.92)
xenial
Released (53.0.2785.143-0ubuntu0.16.04.1.1254)
yakkety
Released (53.0.2785.143-0ubuntu1.1307)
oxide-qt
Launchpad, Ubuntu, Debian
precise Does not exist

trusty Does not exist
(trusty was released [1.17.7-0ubuntu0.14.04.1])
upstream
Released (1.17.6)
xenial
Released (1.17.7-0ubuntu0.16.04.1)
yakkety
Released (1.17.7-0ubuntu1)