Security Fixes Release for Chrome

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 @ 10:04 AM gHale

Google’s Chrome 74 browser is now on the stable channel for Windows, Mac and Linux and the roll out will be coming over the next days and weeks.

Chrome 74.0.3729.108 contains a number of fixes and improvements, Google officials said.

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Access to bug details and links may be kept restricted until a majority of users are updated with a fix, Google officials said in a post.
https://chromereleases.googleblog.com/2019/04/stable-channel-update-for-desktop_23.html

In addition, Google said it will retain restrictions if the bug exists in a third party library that other projects similarly depend on, but haven’t yet fixed.

The update includes 39 security fixes.

Of the vulnerabilities, five from external researchers fell into the “high” category.

One was CVE-2019-5805, which is a use after free in PDFium. Another was CVE-2019-5806: Integer overflow in Angle; CVE-2019-5807: Memory corruption in V8; CVE-2019-5808: Use after free in Blink, and CVE-2019-5809: Use after free in Blink.



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