Intrusion Prevention

Google.Chrome.aLink.DoS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a Denial of Service vulnerability in Google Chrome web browser.
The vulnerability is caused by an error when the vulnerable software handles a malicious "alink" property of "body" tag. A remote attack may be able to exploit this to cause a denial of service condition on the affected system.

Affected Products

Google Chrome 4.0.249.30

Impact

Denial of Service: Remote attackers can crash vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Upgrade to the latest version available from the website.
https://www.google.com/chrome