CVE-2014-3199

NameCVE-2014-3199
DescriptionThe wrap function in bindings/core/v8/custom/V8EventCustom.cpp in the V8 bindings in Blink, as used in Google Chrome before 38.0.2125.101, has an erroneous fallback outcome for wrapper-selection failures, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service via vectors that trigger stopping a worker process that had been handling an Event object.
SourceCVE (at NVD; CERT, LWN, oss-sec, fulldisc, bugtraq, EDB, Metasploit, Red Hat, Ubuntu, Gentoo, SUSE bugzilla/CVE, Mageia, GitHub code/issues, web search, more)
NVD severitymedium (attack range: remote)
Debian Bugs773671

Vulnerable and fixed packages

The table below lists information on source packages.

Source PackageReleaseVersionStatus
chromium-browser (PTS)wheezy, wheezy (security)37.0.2062.120-1~deb7u1vulnerable
jessie (security), jessie57.0.2987.98-1~deb8u1fixed
stretch62.0.3202.89-1~deb9u1fixed
stretch (security)63.0.3239.84-1~deb9u1fixed
buster62.0.3202.89-1fixed
sid63.0.3239.84-1fixed
libv8 (PTS)wheezy3.8.9.20-2vulnerable
libv8-3.14 (PTS)jessie3.14.5.8-8.1vulnerable
sid, stretch3.14.5.8-11vulnerable

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

PackageTypeReleaseFixed VersionUrgencyOriginDebian Bugs
chromium-browsersource(unstable)38.0.2125.101-1medium
chromium-browsersourcesqueeze(unfixed)end-of-life
chromium-browsersourcewheezy(unfixed)end-of-life
libv8source(unstable)(unfixed)medium
libv8sourcesqueeze(unfixed)end-of-life
libv8-3.14source(unstable)(unfixed)unimportant773671

Notes

[wheezy] - libv8 <no-dsa> (Minor issue, Chromium in Wheezy uses its own fixed copy)
[squeeze] - libv8 <end-of-life> (Unsupported in squeeze-lts)
libv8 not covered by security support

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