Remote Code Execution (RCE) Affecting microsoft.chakracore package, versions [1.2.0,1.4.4)


0.0
high

Snyk CVSS

    Attack Complexity High
    User Interaction Required
    Confidentiality High
    Integrity High
    Availability High
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NVD
7.5 high

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  • Snyk ID SNYK-DOTNET-MICROSOFTCHAKRACORE-174418
  • published 18 Apr 2019
  • disclosed 12 May 2017
  • credit Unknown

How to fix?

Upgrade Microsoft.ChakraCore to version 1.4.4 or higher.

Overview

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

Affected versions of this package are vulnerable to Remote Code Execution (RCE). A malicious user may be allowed to execute arbitrary code in the context of the current user due to the way the scripting engine handles objects in memory.

Note: This CVE ID is different from CVE-2017-0224, CVE-2017-0228, CVE-2017-0230, CVE-2017-0234, CVE-2017-0235, CVE-2017-0236, and CVE-2017-0238.

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