CVSS 3.1 Score 8.8 of 10 (high)


Published Nov 1, 2023
Updated: Jan 31, 2024
CWE ID 416


CVE-2023-5855 is a vulnerability that affects Google Chrome versions prior to 119.0.6045.105, allowing a remote attacker to exploit heap corruption through specific UI gestures in Reading Mode. The vulnerability has a severity rating of Medium according to Chromium security standards. The CVE has a base score of 8.8, indicating a high level of severity. It requires user interaction and does not require any privileges. The attack vector is through the network, and it has a potential impact on both confidentiality and integrity, with a high availability impact as well. The vulnerability is categorized as CWE-416 (Use After Free).

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