CVE-2016-1639

CRITICAL
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Description

Use-after-free vulnerability in browser/extensions/api/webrtc_audio_private/webrtc_audio_private_api.cc in the WebRTC Audio Private API implementation in Google Chrome before 49.0.2623.75 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact by leveraging incorrect reliance on the resource context pointer.

References

http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2016/03/stable-channel-update.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-03/msg00014.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-03/msg00015.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-03/msg00018.html

http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2016-03/msg00028.html

http://www.debian.org/security/2016/dsa-3507

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/84008

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1035185

https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=572224

https://codereview.chromium.org/1703733002

https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201603-09

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2016-03-06

Updated: 2016-12-03

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 10

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: HIGH

CVSS v3

Base Score: 9.8

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

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: CRITICAL

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:google:chrome:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:* versions up to 48.0.2564.116 (inclusive)

Tenable Plugins

View all (12 total)

IDNameProductFamilySeverity
9202Google Chrome < 49.0.2623.75 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessus Network MonitorWeb Clients
high
90107openSUSE Security Update : Chromium (openSUSE-2016-664)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
89912openSUSE Security Update : Chromium (openSUSE-2016-330)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
89902GLSA-201603-09 : Chromium: Multiple vulnerabilitiesNessusGentoo Local Security Checks
critical
89813openSUSE Security Update : Chromium (openSUSE-2016-316)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
89775SUSE SLES12 Security Update : Chromium (SUSE-SU-2016:0665-1)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
89721openSUSE Security Update : 4789 (4789-1) (deprecated)NessusSuSE Local Security Checks
critical
89720RHEL 6 : chromium-browser (RHSA-2016:0359)NessusRed Hat Local Security Checks
critical
89711FreeBSD : chromium -- multiple vulnerabilities (f85fa236-e2a6-412e-b5c7-c42120892de5)NessusFreeBSD Local Security Checks
critical
89697Debian DSA-3507-1 : chromium-browser - security updateNessusDebian Local Security Checks
critical
89686Google Chrome < 49.0.2623.75 Multiple Vulnerabilities (Mac OS X)NessusMacOS X Local Security Checks
critical
89685Google Chrome < 49.0.2623.75 Multiple VulnerabilitiesNessusWindows
critical