CVE-2023-5218

CVSS 3.1 Score 8.8 of 10 (high)

Details

Published Oct 11, 2023
Updated: Jan 31, 2024
CWE ID 416

Summary

CVE-2023-5218 is a vulnerability that affects the Site Isolation feature in Google Chrome versions prior to 118.0.5993.70. This vulnerability allows a remote attacker to potentially exploit heap corruption by using a crafted HTML page, resulting in a use after free issue. The severity of this vulnerability is rated as Critical by Chromium security. To remediate this vulnerability, users should update their Google Chrome browser to version 118.0.5993.70 or later. The potential danger posed by this vulnerability to an organization includes the risk of remote attackers being able to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial of service attack on affected systems, potentially leading to unauthorized access or data compromise.

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