Remote code execution in Google Chrome



Published: 2022-09-03
Risk Critical
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2022-3075
CWE-ID CWE-20
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit This vulnerability is being exploited in the wild.
Vulnerable software
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Google Chrome
Client/Desktop applications / Web browsers

Vendor Google

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one critical risk vulnerability.

1) Input validation error

EUVDB-ID: #VU66953

Risk: Critical

CVSSv3.1:

CVE-ID: CVE-2022-3075

CWE-ID: CWE-20 - Improper Input Validation

Exploit availability: No

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to compromise the affected system.

The vulnerability exists due to insufficient validation of user-supplied input within the Mojo component in Google Chrome. A remote attacker can trick the victim into visiting a specially crafted website and execute arbitrary code on the system.

Note, the vulnerability is being actively exploited in the wild.

Mitigation

Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Google Chrome: 70.0.3538.67 - 105.0.5195.54


CPE2.3 External links

http://chromereleases.googleblog.com/2022/09/stable-channel-update-for-desktop.html
http://crbug.com/1358134

Q & A

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