CVSS 3.1 Score 8.8 of 10 (high)


Published Apr 5, 2022
Updated: Feb 15, 2024
CWE ID 416


CVE-2022-0609 is a vulnerability that affects Google Chrome versions prior to 98.0.4758.102 and is categorized as CWE-416 (Use After Free). It is a use after free vulnerability in the Animation component, which could allow a remote attacker to exploit heap corruption by using a crafted HTML page. The vulnerability has a base severity rating of HIGH with a base score of 8.8 according to NIST's CVSS scoring system. It requires user interaction and has a low attack complexity. The impact includes high integrity and confidentiality risks, with the potential for remote code execution. The vulnerability can be remediated by updating Google Chrome to version 98.0.4758.102 or later versions to mitigate the risk it poses to organizations' security.

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