CVE-2016-9643

Priority
Description
The regex code in Webkit 2.4.11 allows remote attackers to cause a denial
of service (memory consumption) as demonstrated in a large number of ($
(open parenthesis and dollar) followed by {-2,16} and a large number of +)
(plus close parenthesis).
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):needs-triage
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needs-triage
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):needs-triage
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):needs-triage
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):needs-triage
Patches:
Package
Upstream:needs-triage
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE (precise was ignored [see notes])
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):needs-triage
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):needs-triage
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):needs-triage
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):needs-triage
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):needs-triage
Package
Upstream:released (2.14.6)
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):DNE
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):released (2.16.1-0ubuntu0.16.04.1)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):not-affected (2.16.1-1)
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):not-affected (2.16.1-1)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):not-affected (2.16.1-1)
Package
Upstream:needed
Ubuntu 12.04 ESM (Precise Pangolin):DNE
Ubuntu 14.04 LTS (Trusty Tahr):ignored (no update available)
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS (Xenial Xerus):ignored (no update available)
Ubuntu 18.04 LTS (Bionic Beaver):ignored (no update available)
Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish):ignored (no update available)
Ubuntu 19.04 (Disco Dingo):DNE
More Information

Updated: 2019-01-14 21:21:58 UTC (commit 51f9b73af244ba86b9321e46e526586c25a8e060)