Google Chrome Gets Emergency Security Update
Google has released an emergency security update for Google Chrome, as the company is patching a 0-day vulnerability in the browser.
While not too many specifics have been offered, the vulnerability is already being exploited in the wild, with Google obviously urging its users to install the latest update as soon as possible.
The new version is Chrome 103.0.5060.114, and if you want to install it today, simply check for updates in the browser’ settings page.
According to Google itself, the new browser update comes to resolve three different security vulnerabilities, all of which are rated with a high severity rating.
- High CVE-2022-2294: Heap buffer overflow in WebRTC. Reported by Jan Vojtesek from the Avast Threat Intelligence team on 2022-07-01
- High CVE-2022-2295: Type Confusion in V8. Reported by avaue and Buff3tts at S.S.L. on 2022-06-16
- High CVE-2022-2296: Use after free in Chrome OS Shell. Reported by Khalil Zhani on 2022-05-19</li… (read more)