Through sharp, technical and insightful analysis, the Payatu Team is constantly on the lookout for vulnerabilities and threats. This section exhibits a few of our findings.
WebKit - AXObjectCache - m_deferredFocusedNodeChange - UaF
Referencing memory after it has been freed can cause a program to crash, use unexpected values, or execute code.
A remote code execution vulnerability exists in the way that the scripting engine handles objects in memory in WebKit. The vulnerability could corrupt memory in such a way that an attacker could execute arbitrary code in the context of the sandboxed browser.
WebKit based browsers such as Safari, WebKitGTK etc
- November 19, 2019 - Reported to vendor on bugs.webkit.org
- March 12, 2020 - Coordinated public release of Advisory
Sudhakar Verma, Ashfaq Ansari & Siddhant Badhe - Project Srishti of CloudFuzz.