VUPEN Security Research - Google Chrome Focus Processing Memory Corruption Vulnerability (VUPEN-SR-2010-249)
"Google Chrome is a browser that combines a minimal design with sophisticated technology to make the web faster, safer, and easier."
VUPEN Vulnerability Research Team discovered a high risk vulnerability affecting Google Chrome.
The vulnerability is caused by a memory corruption error when processing focus events, which could be exploited by remote attackers to potentially execute arbitrary code by tricking a user into visiting a specially crafted web page.
Google Chrome versions prior to 6.0.472.53
Upgrade to Google Chrome version 6.0.472.53
This vulnerability was discovered by Matthieu Bonetti of VUPEN Security
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2010-08-17 - Vendor notified 2010-08-18 - Vendor response 2010-08-25 - Status update received 2010-09-03 - Coordinated public Disclosure