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CVE-2012-5109

Impact: Low
Public: 2012-10-08
Bugzilla: 864538: CVE-2012-5109 icu: DoS (out-of bounds read) via vectors related to regular expression

Details

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

The International Components for Unicode (ICU) functionality in Google Chrome before 22.0.1229.92 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (out-of-bounds read) via vectors related to a regular expression.

Find out more about CVE-2012-5109 from the MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD.

Statement

This issue affects the version of icu as shipped with Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5 and 6. The Red Hat Security Response Team has rated this issue as having low security impact, a future update may address this flaw.

CVSS v2 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v2 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score: 4.3
Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector: Network
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: None
Confidentiality Impact: None
Integrity Impact: None
Availability Impact: Partial

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