Microsoft Edge GPU heap-based overflow

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A vulnerability was found in Microsoft Edge (Web Browser) (the affected version is unknown). It has been declared as critical. This vulnerability affects some unknown processing of the component GPU. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a heap-based overflow vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-122. A heap overflow condition is a buffer overflow, where the buffer that can be overwritten is allocated in the heap portion of memory, generally meaning that the buffer was allocated using a routine such as malloc(). As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The weakness was disclosed 11/28/2022 as confirmed security guidance (Website). The advisory is shared for download at portal.msrc.microsoft.com. This vulnerability was named CVE-2022-4135. Successful exploitation requires user interaction by the victim. Technical details are unknown but a private exploit is available. The current price for an exploit might be approx. USD $5k-$25k (estimation calculated on 12/24/2022).

It is declared as highly functional.

Applying a patch is able to eliminate this problem. A possible mitigation has been published immediately after the disclosure of the vulnerability.

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VulDB Meta Base Score: 7.9
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 7.8

VulDB Base Score: 6.3
VulDB Temp Score: 6.0
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Exploitinginfo

Class: Heap-based overflow
CWE: CWE-122 / CWE-119
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

Availability: 🔒
Access: Private
Status: Highly functional

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Recommended: Patch
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Timelineinfo

11/24/2022 CVE reserved
11/28/2022 +4 days Advisory disclosed
11/28/2022 +0 days Countermeasure disclosed
11/30/2022 +1 days VulDB entry created
12/24/2022 +24 days VulDB last update

Sourcesinfo

Vendor: microsoft.com

Advisory: portal.msrc.microsoft.com
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2022-4135 (🔒)
scip Labs: https://www.scip.ch/en/?labs.20161013

Entryinfo

Created: 11/30/2022 08:38 PM
Updated: 12/24/2022 10:54 PM
Changes: 11/30/2022 08:38 PM (12), 11/30/2022 08:42 PM (33), 12/24/2022 10:40 PM (2), 12/24/2022 10:54 PM (11)
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