CVE-2016-1669

Impact:
Important
Public Date:
2016-05-11
CWE:
CWE-190
Bugzilla:
1335449: CVE-2016-1669 V8: integer overflow leading to buffer overflow in Zone::New
An integer-overflow flaw was found in V8's Zone class when allocating new memory (Zone::New() and Zone::NewExpand()). An attacker with the ability to manipulate a large zone could crash the application or, potentially, execute arbitrary code with the application privileges.

Find out more about CVE-2016-1669 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

CVSS v3 metrics

CVSS3 Base Score 5.6
CVSS3 Base Metrics CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L
Attack Vector Network
Attack Complexity High
Privileges Required None
User Interaction None
Scope Unchanged
Confidentiality Low
Integrity Impact Low
Availability Impact Low

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Red Hat Security Errata

Platform Errata Release Date
Red Hat Satellite 6.3 RHSA-2018:0336 2018-02-21
Red Hat Satellite Capsule 6.3 RHSA-2018:0336 2018-02-21
Red Hat OpenStack Platform 9.0 (v8) RHSA-2017:0880 2017-04-05
Red Hat OpenStack Platform 10 (v8) RHSA-2017:0882 2017-04-05
Red Hat OpenStack Platform 8.0 (Liberty) (v8) RHSA-2017:0879 2017-04-05
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6 (rh-nodejs4-nodejs) RHSA-2017:0002 2017-01-02
Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 7.0 (Kilo) for RHEL 7 (v8) RHSA-2017:0881 2017-04-05
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Supplementary (v. 6) (chromium-browser) RHSA-2016:1080 2016-05-13
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7 (rh-nodejs4-nodejs) RHSA-2017:0002 2017-01-02

Affected Packages State

Platform Package State
Red Hat Subscription Asset Manager 1 v8 Will not fix
Red Hat Storage Console 2 v8 Will not fix
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux nodejs010-nodejs Will not fix
Red Hat Software Collections for Red Hat Enterprise Linux v8314-v8 Will not fix
Red Hat Satellite 6 v8 Affected
Red Hat OpenStack Platform 11.0 (Ocata) v8 Not affected
Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise 3 nodejs Not affected
Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise 3 v8 Not affected
Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise 2 v8 Will not fix
Red Hat OpenShift Enterprise 2 nodejs010-nodejs Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 6.0 (Juno) for RHEL 7 v8 Will not fix
Red Hat Enterprise Linux OpenStack Platform 5.0 (Icehouse) v8 Will not fix
Unless explicitly stated as not affected, all previous versions of packages in any minor update stream of a product listed here should be assumed vulnerable, although may not have been subject to full analysis.

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