CVE-2017-5121 Detail

Current Description

Inappropriate use of JIT optimisation in V8 in Google Chrome prior to 61.0.3163.100 for Linux, Windows, and Mac allowed a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code inside a sandbox via a crafted HTML page, related to the escape analysis phase.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  8.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.debian.org/security/2017/dsa-3985 Third Party Advisory 
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/100947 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039497 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://access.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017:2792
https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/mmpc/2017/10/18/browser-security-beyond-sandboxing/ Exploit  Technical Description  Third Party Advisory  Vendor Advisory 
https://chromereleases.googleblog.com/2017/09/stable-channel-update-for-desktop_21.html Release Notes  Third Party Advisory 
https://crbug.com/765433 Permissions Required 
https://security.gentoo.org/glsa/201709-25 Third Party Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-5121
NVD Published Date:
10/27/2017
NVD Last Modified:
12/08/2017
Source:
MITRE