Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2016-1649

Original release date: 03/29/2016

Last revised: 03/29/2016

Source: US-CERT/NIST

This vulnerability is currently undergoing analysis and not all information is available.

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Overview

The Program::getUniformInternal function in Program.cpp in libANGLE, as used in Google Chrome before 49.0.2623.108, does not properly handle a certain data-type mismatch, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (buffer overflow) or possibly have unspecified other impact via crafted shader stages.

 

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External Source: CONFIRM

Name: https://chromium-review.googlesource.com/334448

Hyperlink: https://chromium-review.googlesource.com/334448

External Source: CONFIRM

Name: http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2016/03/stable-channel-update_24.html

Hyperlink: http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2016/03/stable-channel-update_24.html

External Source: CONFIRM

Name: https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=595836

Hyperlink: https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=595836

 

Vulnerable software and versions

 

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Technical Details

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CVE Standard Vulnerability Entry http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-2016-1649