Remote code execution in Google ChromeOS LTS

Published: 2023-05-25
Risk High
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2023-2458
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
Chrome OS
Operating systems & Components / Operating system

Vendor Google

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one high risk vulnerability.

1) Use-after-free

EUVDB-ID: #VU75956

Risk: High


CVE-ID: CVE-2023-2458

CWE-ID: CWE-416 - Use After Free

Exploit availability: No


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to compromise vulnerable system.

The vulnerability exists due to a use-after-free error in ChromeOS Ash. A remote attacker can execute arbitrary code on the system.

Successful exploitation of the vulnerability may allow an attacker to compromise vulnerable system.


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Vulnerable software versions before 108.0.5359.232
CPE2.3 External links

Q & A

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