Google Chrome prior 8.0.552.209 resource management

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A vulnerability, which was classified as critical, was found in Google Chrome (Web Browser). Affected is some unknown processing. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a resource management vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-399. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:

Use-after-free vulnerability in Google Chrome before 13.0.782.215 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact via vectors involving custom fonts.

The weakness was released 08/29/2011 by Sergey Glazunov (miaubiz) with Google Chrome Security Team (Website). The advisory is available at This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2011-2825 since 07/20/2011. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to launch the attack remotely. The exploitation doesn't require any form of authentication. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available.

The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 58322 (Mac OS X : Apple Safari < 5.1.4 Multiple Vulnerabilities), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family MacOS X Local Security Checks. The commercial vulnerability scanner Qualys is able to test this issue with plugin 119974 (Apple iTunes Prior to 10.6 Multiple Vulnerabilities (APPLE-SA-2012-03-07-1)).

Upgrading to version 8.0.552.209 eliminates this vulnerability. The upgrade is hosted for download at

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at X-Force (69367) and Tenable (58322). Entries connected to this vulnerability are available at 4403, 4726, 4727 and 4728.






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VulDB Meta Base Score: 7.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 7.0

VulDB Base Score: 7.3
VulDB Temp Score: 7.0
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Class: Resource management
CWE: CWE-399 / CWE-404
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined

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Nessus ID: 58322
Nessus Name: Mac OS X : Apple Safari < 5.1.4 Multiple Vulnerabilities
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OpenVAS ID: 68696
OpenVAS Name: FreeBSD Ports: chromium
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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: Chrome 8.0.552.209


07/20/2011 🔍
08/22/2011 +33 days 🔍
08/22/2011 +0 days 🔍
08/29/2011 +7 days 🔍
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08/30/2011 +1 days 🔍
03/12/2012 +195 days 🔍
03/23/2015 +1106 days 🔍
11/18/2021 +2432 days 🔍



Researcher: Sergey Glazunov (miaubiz)
Organization: Google Chrome Security Team
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2011-2825 (🔍)

X-Force: 69367
Vulnerability Center: 32881 - Google Chrome before 13.0.782.215 Use-After-Free Vulnerability Related to Costume Fonts, Medium
SecurityFocus: 49279 - Google Chrome Prior to 13.0.782.215 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities
Secunia: 48274

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Created: 03/23/2015 04:50 PM
Updated: 11/18/2021 10:43 AM
Changes: 03/23/2015 04:50 PM (65), 03/30/2017 10:27 AM (13), 11/18/2021 10:38 AM (3), 11/18/2021 10:43 AM (1)
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