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Resource Management Errors

CVE-2012-2893

Severity Medium
Score 6.8/10

Summary

Double-free vulnerability in "libxslt", as used in Google Chrome prior to 22.0.1229.79, allows remote attackers to cause a Denial of Service (DoS) or possibly have unspecified other impacts via vectors related to XSL transforms.

  • MEDIUM
  • NETWORK
  • NONE
  • PARTIAL
  • PARTIAL
  • PARTIAL

CWE-399 - Resource Management Errors

Resource management errors is not a weakness in and of itself, rather it is a category of weaknesses related to improper management of system resources. If not addressed, the weaknesses in this category can lead to unexpected software behavior, loss of access, file modification, sensitive information disclosure, system crash, denial of service, and code execution.

Advisory Timeline

  • Published