#VU56482 Out-of-bounds write


Published: 2021-09-21 | Updated: 2021-10-22

Vulnerability identifier: #VU56482

Vulnerability risk: Critical

CVSSv3.1: 8.4 [CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H/E:H/RL:O/RC:C]

CVE-ID: CVE-2021-30632

CWE-ID: CWE-787

Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability: Yes

Vulnerable software:
Google Chromium
Client/Desktop applications / Web browsers

Vendor: Google

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to compromise vulnerable system.

The vulnerability exists due to a boundary error when processing untrusted HTML content in V8. A remote attacker can create a specially crafted web page, trick the victim into opening it, trigger out-of-bounds write and execute arbitrary code on the target system.

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

Mitigation
Update to version 93.0.4577.82.

Vulnerable software versions

Google Chromium: 93.0.4577.0 - 93.0.4577.69


CPE

External links
http://chromereleases.googleblog.com/2021/09/stable-channel-update-for-desktop.html
http://crbug.com/1247763


Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

Yes. This vulnerability is being exploited in the wild.


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