Javascript Engine for Web Browsers - Quick Links


#1

If you are interested in knowing the internals of Javascript engine then these links should be of help. How the bytecode gets optimized? is really an interesting part of it.

V8 - Javascript Engine for Chrome Browser

Chakra & ChakraCore - High-performance JavaScript engine that powers Microsoft Edge & Internet Explorer

SpiderMonkey - Enginer for Firefox browser

JavaScriptCore - JavaScriptCore is a framework that provides a JavaScript engine for Safari
http://wingolog.org/archives/2011/10/28/javascriptcore-the-webkit-js-implementation

Here is a good reference to know how Javascript works in detail

Here’s a collection of JavaScript engine CVEs with PoCs

Hash flooding attack - Interesting Vulnerability

Please leave a comment if you find any other good resource.


#2

Cool share. I like the link at the end that shows how they are all vulnerable :slight_smile:


#3

Yea, it is good to know the attack vectors and the reason why they need to update their browsers regularly


#4

@pirateducky are these helpful? Did I miss any valuable resource?


#5

Wow! Thank you. This is a good one to bookmark.