Remote Code Execution (RCE) Affecting microsoft.chakracore Open this link in a new tab package, versions [,1.11.7)


0.0
medium
  • Attack Complexity

    High

  • User Interaction

    Required

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  • snyk-id

    SNYK-DOTNET-MICROSOFTCHAKRACORE-173799

  • published

    2 Apr 2019

  • disclosed

    12 Mar 2019

  • credit

    Yuki Chen of Qihoo 360 Vulcan Team

How to fix?

Upgrade Microsoft.ChakraCore to version 1.11.7 or higher.

Overview

Microsoft.ChakraCore is a core part of the Chakra Javascript engine that powers Microsoft Edge

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Remote Code Execution (RCE) due to the way that the Chakra scripting engine handles objects in memory in Microsoft Edge. Thmay cause the memory to be corrupted in a way that an attacker could execute arbitrary code in the context of the current user.