Vigil@nce - Chrome: out-of-bounds memory reading via V8
January 2019 by Vigil@nce
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SYNTHESIS OF THE VULNERABILITY
Impacted products: Debian, Chrome, openSUSE Leap, Opera, RHEL, SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop, SLES.
Consequences: data reading, denial of service on client.
Confidence: confirmed by the editor (5/5).
Creation date: 12/11/2018.
DESCRIPTION OF THE VULNERABILITY
An attacker can force a read at an invalid address via V8 of Chrome, in order to trigger a denial of service, or to obtain sensitive information.
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