CVE Details

Release Date:2021-01-08


Uninitialized Use in V8 in Google Chrome prior to 87.0.4280.88 allowed a remote attacker to obtain potentially sensitive information from process memory via a crafted HTML page.

See more information about CVE-2020-16042 from MITRE CVE dictionary and NIST NVD

CVSS v3.0 metrics

NOTE: The following CVSS v3.0 metrics and score provided are preliminary and subject to review.

Base Score: 6.5 Base Metrics: AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N
Access Vector: Network Attack Complexity: Low
Privileges Required: None User Interaction: Required
Scope: Unchanged Confidentiality Impact: High
Integrity Impact: None Availability Impact: None

Errata information

PlatformErrataRelease Date
Oracle Linux version 7 (firefox)ELSA-2020-5561-12020-12-17
Oracle Linux version 7 (thunderbird)ELSA-2020-5618-12020-12-18
Oracle Linux version 8 (firefox)ELSA-2020-5562-12020-12-17
Oracle Linux version 8 (thunderbird)ELSA-2020-5624-12020-12-18

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