DescriptionGoogle Chrome before 14.0.835.202 does not properly handle Google V8 hidden objects, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption) or possibly have unspecified other impact via crafted JavaScript code.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SuSE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs687574

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
chromium-browser (PTS)wheezy (security), wheezy37.0.2062.120-1~deb7u1fixed
jessie (security)53.0.2785.143-1~deb8u1fixed
stretch, sid53.0.2785.143-1fixed
libv8 (PTS)wheezy3.8.9.20-2fixed

The information below is based on the following data on fixed versions.

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
chromium-browsersource(unstable)(not affected)


- chromium-browser <not-affected> (chromium uses libv8 system copy)
[squeeze] - libv8 <end-of-life> (Unsupported in squeeze-lts)
access restricted to chrome/libv8 bug log, so uncheckable

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