Repost CVE-2024-5274: Google Chrome fixed remote code execution vulnerability (11-06-2024)

CVE Release date: May 24, 2024

Preface: Every time I start learning CVE. It helps me enrich my knowledge.  Even though it was released months ago.

Background: Around the world in 2024, over 4450 companies have started using Chrome as Site Search tool.

V8 is a JavaScript and WebAssembly engine developed by Google for its Chrome browser. Each WebAssembly module executes within a sandboxed environment separated from the host runtime using fault isolation techniques.

Ref: wasmtime is a runtime for WebAssembly. The 19.0.0 release of Wasmtime contains a regression introduced during its development which can lead to a guest WebAssembly module causing a panic in the host runtime. A valid WebAssembly module, when executed at runtime, may cause this panic. This vulnerability has been patched in version 19.0.1.

Vulnerability details: This update includes 1 security fix. Below, we highlight fixes that were contributed by external researchers. Please see the Chrome Security Page for more information.

[N/A][341663589] High CVE-2024-5274: Type Confusion in V8. Reported by Clément Lecigne of Google’s Threat Analysis Group and Brendon Tiszka of Chrome Security on 2024-05-20

Google is aware that an exploit for CVE-2024-5274 exists in the wild.

Official announcement: For detail, please refer to link –

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