CVE-2014-7927 (retired)

Priority
Description
The SimplifiedLowering::DoLoadBuffer function in
compiler/simplified-lowering.cc in Google V8, as used in Google Chrome
before 40.0.2214.91, does not properly choose an integer data type, which
allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption) or
possibly have unspecified other impact via crafted JavaScript code.
Package
Upstream:released (40.0.2214.91)
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):released (40.0.2214.94-0ubuntu0.14.04.1.1068)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (40.0.2214.94-0ubuntu1.1120)
Package
Upstream:released (1.4.2)
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):released (1.4.2-0ubuntu0.14.04.1)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (1.4.2-0ubuntu1)
More Information

Updated: 2019-03-26 12:13:36 UTC (commit ccdecfcf0fead22bd291e5f4ea745a46872dcb15)