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The EditingStyle::mergeStyle function in WebKit/Source/core/editing/EditingStyle.cpp in Blink as used in Google Chrome before 53.0.2785.89 on Windows - CVE-2016-5161

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The EditingStyle::mergeStyle function in WebKit/Source/core/editing/EditingStyle.cpp in Blink as used in Google Chrome before 53.0.2785.89 on Windows and OS X and before 53.0.2785.92 on Linux mishandles custom properties which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact via a crafted web site that leverages "type confusion" in the StylePropertySerializer class.

Family:
windows
Status:
ACCEPTED
Platform(s):
  • Microsoft Windows XP
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008 R2
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2008
  • Microsoft Windows 8.1
  • Microsoft Windows 7
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2003
  • Microsoft Windows 10
  • Microsoft Windows Vista
  • Microsoft Windows Server 2012 R2
Class:
vulnerability
Reference(s):
  • CVE-2016-5161
Product(s):
  • Google Chrome