CVE-2023-5473

CVSS 3.1 Score 6.3 of 10 (medium)

Details

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

Summary

CVE-2023-5473 is a vulnerability that affects Google Chrome versions prior to 118.0.5993.70. The vulnerability is related to a use-after-free issue in the Cast feature, which could be exploited by a remote attacker who has compromised the renderer process through a crafted HTML page. The severity of this vulnerability is rated as low by Chromium security. To remediate this vulnerability, users should update their Google Chrome browser to version 118.0.5993.70 or later. This vulnerability poses a medium risk to organizations as it allows an attacker to potentially exploit heap corruption, leading to potential compromise of integrity and confidentiality of data on affected systems.

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