Google Chrome SVG resource handling code execution
|chrome-svgrh-code-execution (74633)||High Risk|
Google Chrome could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system, cause by a use-after-free in SVG resource handling. By persuading a victim to view malicious content, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute code.
Upgrade to the latest version of Chrome (18.0.1025.151 or later), available from the Google Web site. See References.
- Apple KB HT5400: About the security content of Safari 6.
- Apple KB HT5485: About the security content of iTunes 10.7.
- Apple KB HT5503: About the security content of iOS 6.
- Google Chrome Releases: Stable and Beta Channel Updates.
- BID-52913: Google Chrome Prior to 18.0.1025.151 Multiple Security Vulnerabilities
- CVE-2011-3073: Use-after-free vulnerability in Google Chrome before 18.0.1025.151 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service or possibly have unspecified other impact via vectors related to the handling of SVG resources.
- OSVDB ID: 81043: Google Chrome Use-after-free SVG Resource Handling Unspecified Remote Issue
- SA48732: Google Chrome Multiple Vulnerabilities
- SA50586: Apple iOS Multiple Vulnerabilities
- Apple iOS 5 iPhone
- Apple iOS 5 iPod touch
- Apple iOS 5 iPad
- Apple iTunes 10
- Apple Mac OS X Lion 10.7.4
- Apple Mac OS X Lion Server 10.7.4
- Google Chrome 18
Apr 05, 2012
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