CERT-In alerts users that Microsoft Edge bugs could harm systems


By MYBRANDBOOK


CERT-In alerts users that Microsoft Edge bugs could harm systems

Users have been made aware of serious vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge by India's CERT-In (Indian Computer Emergency Response Team) which might allow attackers to compromise systems. Affected versions up to 126.0.2592.81 are listed in the alert, which also highlights "Use-after-free in Dawn and Swiftshader" as a potential exploit. CERT-In underlined that by using prepared webpages, these issues might enable attackers to execute arbitrary code.

 

"Multiple vulnerabilities have been reported in Microsoft Edge (Chromium-based) which could allow an attacker to compromise the targeted system," said the CERT-In advisory.

 

According to the cyber security agency, these vulnerabilities exist in Microsoft Edge (Chromium-based) due to "Use-after-free in Dawn and Swiftshader". An attacker could exploit these vulnerabilities by persuading a victim to visit a specially crafted webpage, it said.

 

"Successful exploitation of these vulnerabilities could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code and compromise the targeted system," it added.

 

CERT-In advised users to apply appropriate security updates as mentioned by the company.

 E-Magazine 
 VIDEOS  Placeholder image
 STARNITE AWARDS 2024  

 ITFORUM 2024  

   



 CMO of the Year   Placeholder image

 WOMEN LEADERSHIP  Placeholder image

 EMINENT CIO's OF INDIA   Placeholder image

 TRENDS IN TECHNOLOGY  Placeholder image

MORE VIDEOS  Placeholder image
 ADVERTISEMENTS  Placeholder image
Brandbook Brandbook

 TECHNOLOGY DISRUPTION Placeholder image


 UNICORNS REVOLUTIONISING Placeholder image



Copyright www.mybrandbook.co.in @1999-2024 - All rights reserved.
Reproduction in whole or in part in any form or medium without express written permission of Kalinga Digital Media Pvt. Ltd. is prohibited.
Other Initiatives : www.varindia.com | www.spoindia.org