Check Point Advisories

Google Chrome Browser V8 Memory Corruption (CVE-2017-5030)

Check Point Reference: CPAI-2017-1304
Date Published: 20 Jul 2022
Severity: High
Last Updated: Wednesday 20 July, 2022
Industry Reference:CVE-2017-5030
Protection Provided by:

Security Gateway
R81, R80, R77, R75

Who is Vulnerable? Google Chrome Browser V8 prior to 57.0.2987.98 for Linux, Windows, and Mac
Google Chrome Browser V8 prior to 57.0.2987.108 for Android
Vulnerability Description A memory corruption vulnerability exists in Google Chrome Browser V8. Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the affected system.

Protection Overview

This protection detects attempts to exploit this vulnerability.

In order for the protection to be activated, update your Security Gateway product to the latest IPS update. For information on how to update IPS, go to SBP-2006-05, click on Protection tab and select the version of your choice.

Security Gateway R81 / R80 / R77 / R75

  1. In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the Google Chrome Browser V8 Memory Corruption (CVE-2017-5030) protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
  2. Install policy on all Security Gateways.

This protection's log will contain the following information:

Attack Name:  Web Client Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information:  Google Chrome Browser V8 Memory Corruption (CVE-2017-5030)

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