Google Chrome ImageData Signedness Error Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

2014-05-13T00:00:00
ID ZDI-14-126
Type zdi
Reporter SkyLined
Modified 2014-11-09T00:00:00

Description

This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of Google Chrome. User interaction is required to exploit this vulnerability in that the target must visit a malicious page or open a malicious file.

The specific flaw exists within the handling of ImageData objects. In certain conditions, an attacker would be able to read and write pixel data. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute code under the context of the current process.