SecurityTracker.com
    Home    |    View Topics    |    Search    |    Contact Us    |   

SecurityTracker
Archives


 


Category:   Application (Web Browser)  >   Google Chrome Vendors:   Google
Google Chrome Out-of-Bounds Write Error Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1026338
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1026338
CVE Reference:   CVE-2011-3900   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Nov 17 2011
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): prior to 15.0.874.121
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Google Chrome. A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system.

A remote user can create specially crafted HTML that, when loaded by the target user, will trigger an out-of-bounds write error in the v8 engine and execute arbitrary code on the target system. The code will run with the privileges of the target user.

Christian Holler reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote user can create HTML that, when loaded by the target user, will execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (15.0.874.121).

The vendor's advisory is available at:

http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2011/11/stable-channel-update_16.html

Vendor URL:  googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2011/11/stable-channel-update_16.html (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (macOS/OS X), Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.


 Source Message Contents



[Original Message Not Available for Viewing]


Go to the Top of This SecurityTracker Archive Page





Home   |    View Topics   |    Search   |    Contact Us

This web site uses cookies for web analytics. Learn More

Copyright 2021, SecurityGlobal.net LLC