CVSS 3.1 Score 8.8 of 10 (high)


Published Dec 6, 2023
Updated: Feb 15, 2024
CWE ID 416


CVE-2023-6508 is a high-severity vulnerability categorized as CWE-416 (Use After Free). It affects Google Chrome prior to version 120.0.6099.62, specifically in the Media Stream component. The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to potentially exploit heap corruption by using a crafted HTML page. The exploitability score is 2.8 out of 10, and the base severity score is 8.8 out of 10, indicating a significant risk. No privileges are required for exploitation, but user interaction is required. The attack vector is through the network, and the impact on integrity and confidentiality is high. To remediate this vulnerability, organizations should update their Google Chrome browser to version 120.0.6099.62 or later to mitigate the potential danger it poses to their systems and data.


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