Intrusion Prevention

Google.Chrome.FileReader.Remote.Code.Execution

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Remote Command Execution vulnerability in Google Chrome for Windows.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable software handles a maliciously Javascript. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application.

Affected Products

Google Chrome for Windows before patch 72.0.3626.121

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://chromereleases.googleblog.com/2019/03/stable-channel-update-for-desktop.html

CVE References

CVE-2019-5786