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Category:   Application (Web Browser)  >   Google Chrome Vendors:   Google
Google Chrome WebKit Type Confusion Error Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1028266
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1028266
CVE Reference:   CVE-2013-0912   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Mar 8 2013
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): prior to 25.0.1364.160
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 a type confusion error in WebKit and execute arbitrary code on the target system. The code will run with the privileges of the target user.

Nils and Jon of MWR Labs 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 (25.0.1364.160).

The vendor's advisory is available at:

http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2013/03/stable-channel-update_7.html

Vendor URL:  googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2013/03/stable-channel-update_7.html (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (macOS/OS X), Windows (Any)

Message History:   This archive entry has one or more follow-up message(s) listed below.
Mar 19 2013 (Apple Issues Fix for iOS) Google Chrome WebKit Type Confusion Error Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
Apple has issued a fix for iOS.
Apr 16 2013 (Apple Issues Fix for Safari) Google Chrome WebKit Type Confusion Error Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
Apple has issued a fix for Safari.



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