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A vulnerability classified as critical was found in Google Chrome (Web Browser). Affected by this vulnerability is some unknown processing of the component TabStrip. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a memory corruption vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-122. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability. The summary by CVE is:
Heap buffer overflow in TabStrip in Google Chrome prior to 89.0.4389.72 allowed a remote attacker to potentially exploit heap corruption via a crafted HTML page.
The weakness was shared 03/04/2021. It is possible to read the advisory at chromereleases.googleblog.com. This vulnerability is known as CVE-2021-21161 since 12/21/2020. The exploitation appears to be easy. The attack can be launched remotely. The exploitation doesn't need any form of authentication. It demands that the victim is doing some kind of user interaction. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available. The pricing for an exploit might be around USD $5k-$25k at the moment (estimation calculated on 03/28/2021). It is expected to see the exploit prices for this product increasing in the near future.
Upgrading to version 89.0.4389.72 eliminates this vulnerability.
CVSSv3VulDB Meta Base Score: 7.5
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 7.2
VulDB Base Score: 6.3
VulDB Temp Score: 6.0
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VulDB Reliability: 🔍
NVD Base Score: 8.8
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VulDB Reliability: 🔍
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ExploitingClass: Memory corruption
Status: Not defined
Price Prediction: 🔍
Current Price Estimation: 🔒
Threat IntelligenceInterest: 🔍
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Upgrade: Chrome 89.0.4389.72
Timeline12/21/2020 CVE assigned
03/04/2021 +73 days Advisory disclosed
03/04/2021 +0 days VulDB entry created
03/28/2021 +24 days VulDB last update
CVE: CVE-2021-21161 (🔒)
EntryCreated: 03/04/2021 05:31 PM
Updated: 03/28/2021 06:35 AM
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