CVE-2016-1688

Priority
Description
The regexp (aka regular expression) implementation in Google V8 before
5.0.71.40, as used in Google Chrome before 51.0.2704.63, mishandles
external string sizes, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of
service (out-of-bounds read) via crafted JavaScript code.
Notes
mikesalvatoreThe Ubuntu Security Team does not support libv8
Package
Upstream:released (51.0.2704.63-1)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE (precise was ignored)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE (trusty was released [51.0.2704.79-0ubuntu0.14.04.1.1121])
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (51.0.2704.79-0ubuntu0.16.04.1.1242)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):released (51.0.2704.79-0ubuntu2~cm1)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):released (51.0.2704.79-0ubuntu2~cm1)
Package
Source: libv8 (LP Ubuntu Debian)
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE (precise was needs-triage)
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):DNE
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):DNE
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
Package
Upstream:needed
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE (trusty was ignored [libv8 not supported])
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):ignored (libv8 not supported)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):ignored (libv8 not supported)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):ignored (libv8 not supported)
Package
Upstream:released (1.15.7)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 ESM (Trusty Tahr):DNE (trusty was released [1.15.7-0ubuntu0.14.04.1])
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (1.15.7-0ubuntu0.16.04.1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):DNE
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
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Updated: 2019-12-05 18:44:12 UTC (commit dd38ff22974aae499eb50644b9d5a2817483cbdb)