CVE-2015-8947

Impact:
Moderate
Public Date:
2016-01-24
Bugzilla:
1301553: CVE-2016-2052 CVE-2015-8947 chromium-browser: Multiple unspecified vulnerabilities in HarfBuzz before 1.0.6

The MITRE CVE dictionary describes this issue as:

hb-ot-layout-gpos-table.hh in HarfBuzz before 1.0.5 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (buffer over-read) or possibly have unspecified other impact via crafted data, a different vulnerability than CVE-2016-2052.

Find out more about CVE-2015-8947 from the MITRE CVE dictionary dictionary and NIST NVD.

CVSS v2 metrics

Base Score 5.1
Base Metrics AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity High
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact Partial
Integrity Impact Partial
Availability Impact Partial

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (chromium-browser) RHSA-2016:0072 2016-01-27

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 harfbuzz Will not fix
Last Modified

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