8.8
CVSSv3

CVE-2022-1096

Published: 23/07/2022 Updated: 15/08/2022
CVSS v3 Base Score: 8.8 | Impact Score: 5.9 | Exploitability Score: 2.8

Vulnerability Summary

Type confusion in V8 in Google Chrome before 99.0.4844.84 allowed a remote malicious user to potentially exploit heap corruption via a crafted HTML page.

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Vendor Advisories

A security issue was discovered in Chromium, which could result in the execution of arbitrary code if a malicious website is visited For the stable distribution (bullseye), this problem has been fixed in version 990484484-1~deb11u1 We recommend that you upgrade your chromium packages For the detailed security status of chromium please refer t ...
It is a type confusion weakness in the Chrome V8 JavaScript engine Google is aware that an exploit for CVE-2022-1096 exists in the wild ...
The Stable channel has been updated to 990484484 for Windows, Mac and Linux which will roll out over the coming days/weeks A full list of changes in this build is available in the log Interested in switching release channels? Find out how here If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug The community help forum is also a grea ...

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Recent Articles

Google Patches Chrome’s Fifth Zero-Day of the Year
Threatpost • Elizabeth Montalbano • 18 Aug 2022

Google has patched the fifth actively exploited zero-day vulnerability discovered in Chrome this year as one in a series of fixes included in a stable channel update released Wednesday.
The bug, tracked as CVE-2022-2856 and rated as high on the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS), is associated with “insufficient validation of untrusted input in Intents,” according to the advisory posted by Google.
Google credits Ashley Shen and Christian Resell of its Google Threat Analys...

IT threat evolution in Q2 2022. Non-mobile statistics
Securelist • AMR • 15 Aug 2022

IT threat evolution in Q2 2022
IT threat evolution in Q2 2022. Non-mobile statistics
IT threat evolution in Q2 2022. Mobile statistics

These statistics are based on detection verdicts of Kaspersky products and services received from users who consented to providing statistical data.
Quarterly figures
According to Kaspersky Security Network, in Q2 2022:

Kaspersky solutions blocked 1,164,544,060 attacks from online resources across the globe.
...

Google Patches Actively Exploited Chrome Bug
Threatpost • Elizabeth Montalbano • 05 Jul 2022

While people were celebrating the Fourth of July holiday in the United States, Google quietly rolled out a stable channel update for Chrome to patch an actively exploited zero-day vulnerability, the fourth such flaw the vendor has had to patch in its browser product so far this year.
Chrome 103 (103.0.5060.71) for Android and Version 103.0.5060.114 for Windows and Mac, outlined in separate blog posts published Monday, fix a heap buffer overflow flaw in WebRTC, the engine that gives the bro...

IT threat evolution in Q1 2022. Non-mobile statistics
Securelist • AMR • 27 May 2022

IT threat evolution in Q1 2022
IT threat evolution in Q1 2022. Non-mobile statistics
IT threat evolution in Q1 2022. Mobile statistics

These statistics are based on detection verdicts of Kaspersky products and services received from users who consented to providing statistical data.
Quarterly figures
According to Kaspersky Security Network, in Q1 2022:

Kaspersky solutions blocked 1,216,350,437 attacks from online resources across the globe.
...

Google Chrome Bug Actively Exploited as Zero-Day
Threatpost • Tara Seals • 30 Mar 2022

Google has updated its Stable channel for the desktop version of Chrome, to address a zero-day security vulnerability that’s being actively exploited in the wild.
The bug, tracked as CVE-2022-1096, is a type-confusion issue in the V8 JavaScript engine, which is an open-source engine used by Chrome and Chromium-based web browsers. Type confusion, as Microsoft has laid out in the past, occurs “when a piece of code doesn’t verify the type of object that is passed to it, and uses it blin...

Emergency Google Chrome update fixes zero-day used in attacks
BleepingComputer • Sergiu Gatlan • 25 Mar 2022

Google has released Chrome 99.0.4844.84 for Windows, Mac, and Linux users to address a high-severity zero-day bug exploited in the wild.
"Google is aware that an exploit for CVE-2022-1096 exists in the wild," the browser vendor said in a 
 published on Friday.
The 99.0.4844.84 version is already rolling out worldwide in the Stable Desktop channel, and Google says it might be a matter of weeks until it reaches the entire userbase.
This update was available immedi...

Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge patched in race against exploitation
The Register • Jessica Lyons Hardcastle • 01 Jan 1970

Get our weekly newsletter Another bug squashed in JavaScript engine

Google Chrome and Microsoft Edge have been updated to patch a security flaw an exploit for which is said to be in the wild.
Whoever has this exploit code can attack vulnerable browsers, leaving Google and Microsoft, and their users, in a race to fix their software before exploitation can occur. Everyone is thus urged to install the latest version to be safe.
Neither of the two cloud giants provided much detail about the vulnerability, CVE-2022-1096, which Google ranked as a "high" se...

Google issues third emergency fix for Chrome this year
The Register • Jeff Burt • 01 Jan 1970

Get our weekly newsletter The latest patch is aimed at a type confusion vulnerability that is actively being exploited

Google is issuing fixes for two vulnerabilities in its Chrome web browser, including one flaw that is already being exploited in the wild.
The emergency updates the company issued this week impact the almost 3 billion users of its Chrome browser as well as those using other Chromium-based browsers, such as Microsoft Edge, Brave and Vivaldi.
It is the third such emergency update Google has had to issue for Chrome this year.
One of the flaws is a type confusion vulnerability trac...

CISA warns orgs to patch actively exploited Chrome, Redis bugs
BleepingComputer • Sergiu Gatlan • 01 Jan 1970

The U.S. Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) has ordered federal civilian agencies to patch a Google Chome zero-day and a critical Redis vulnerability actively exploited in the wild within the next three weeks.
According to a 
, the Chrome zero-day security flaw (tracked as CVE-2022-1096) is a high severity type confusion weakness in the Chrome V8 JavaScript engine that could allow threat actors to execute arbitrary code on targeted devices.
The Muhstik...

Chromium's WebRTC zero-day fix arrives in Microsoft Edge
The Register • Richard Speed • 01 Jan 1970

Topics Security Off-Prem On-Prem Software Offbeat Vendor Voice Vendor Voice Resources Update addresses heap buffer overflow and type confusion bugs in Google's browser engine

Microsoft has followed Google's lead and issued an update for its Edge browser following the arrival of a WebRTC zero-day.
The Windows giant uses the Chromium engine in its latest browser. As such, when something needs urgent fixing in Chrome, one can expect Edge to follow not far behind. For CVE-2022-2294 and CVE-2022-2295, a new version of Edge has been pushed out, taking the version number in the stable channel to 103.0.1264.49.
Most serious of the duo is CVE-2022-2294, a heap buf...