CVE-2023-6706

CVSS 3.1 Score 8.8 of 10 (high)

Details

Published Dec 14, 2023
Updated: Jan 31, 2024
CWE ID 416

Summary

CVE-2023-6706 is a high-severity vulnerability that affects Google Chrome versions prior to 120.0.6099.109. The vulnerability is categorized as a "Use after free" issue, with an exploitability score of 2.8 and a base score of 8.8 according to NVD@NIST.gov. The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to potentially exploit heap corruption by convincing a user to engage in specific UI interaction via a crafted HTML page. The impact of this vulnerability is considered high in terms of both integrity and confidentiality, with the potential for unauthorized access or modification of sensitive data. To remediate this vulnerability, users are advised to update their Google Chrome browser to version 120.0.6099.109 or higher.

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