Zero-day vulnerability in Google Chrome

Information disclosure
CVE-2021-37976

Vulnerability details

Advisory: SB2021093018 - Multiple vulnerabilities in Google Chrome

Vulnerable component: Google Chrome

CVE-ID: CVE-2021-37976

CVSSv3 score: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N/E:H/RL:O/RC:C

CWE-ID: CWE-200 - Information Exposure

Description:

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to gain access to potentially sensitive information.

The vulnerability exists due to excessive data output in core in Google Chrome. A remote attacker can trick the victim to open a specially crafted web page and gain access to sensitive information.

Note, the vulnerability is being actively exploited in the wild.

External links:

https://chromereleases.googleblog.com/2021/09/stable-channel-update-for-desktop_30.html