Endpoint Vulnerability

Security Vulnerability CVE-2016-5142 for Google Chrome

Description

The Web Cryptography API (aka WebCrypto) implementation in Blink, as used in Google Chrome before 52.0.2743.116, does not properly copy data buffers, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (use-after-free) or possibly have unspecified other impact via crafted JavaScript code, related to NormalizeAlgorithm.cpp and SubtleCrypto.cpp.

Affected Products

Google Chrome

References

CVE-2016-5142,