75538 : Google Chrome Executable No PIE (ASLR) Compilation Weakness
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Disclosure Date
Time to Patch Time to Vendor Response
347 days 3 days


Google Chrome contains a flaw in the executable for Linux as it is not compiled with the PIE (ASLR) option. This may increase the risk of reliable exploitation when combined with a code execution type vulnerability.


Location: Context Dependent
Attack Type: Other
Impact: Impact Unknown
Solution: Upgrade
Exploit: Exploit Unknown
Disclosure: Vendor Verified, Coordinated Disclosure
OSVDB: Vuln Dependent, Not a Vulnerability


Upgrade to version 14.0.835.163 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.


Google, Inc.



CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 7.5
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2011-09-19 | Disagree? | There are 1 more: View All

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