Chakra: Type Confusion Vulnerability – CVE-2016-7201

Introduction: Last year in the month of September, the Project Zero team from Google disclosed vulnerabilities in the Microsoft JavaScript engine Chakra. CVE-2016-7200 and CVE-2016-7201 are two such bugs that caught the limelight. Even though it’s an old bug it is worth discussing their specifics. Both of these vulnerabilities went from PoC of vulnerability to … Continue reading “Chakra: Type Confusion Vulnerability – CVE-2016-7201”