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[Zero-Day] Update Chrome Now!

Nov 29, 2023NewsroomZero-Day / Web Browser

Executive Summary

Google has released urgent security updates for its Chrome browser to address seven security issues, including a zero-day vulnerability that is actively being exploited.

The zero-day vulnerability, tracked as CVE-2023-6345, is an integer overflow bug in the Skia 2D graphics library.

To mitigate potential threats, it is crucial for Chrome users to apply these patches immediately. Additionally, Chromium users should update their browsers whenever updates are available.

Vulnerabilities Addressed

The security update for Chrome addresses the following vulnerabilities:

CVSS scores for the addressed vulnerabilities are not yet available at the time of writing this article.

Chrome Zero-Days Patched in 2023

Furthermore, Google has addressed a total of seven zero-day vulnerabilities in Chrome in 2023. These vulnerabilities include:

Call for Action

Users of Chrome are advised to promptly update to the latest version, 119.0.6045.199/.200 for Windows and 119.0.6045.199 for macOS and Linux, to mitigate potential threats.

For more details, please refer to Google Chrome’s security advisory.

Additionally, users of Chromium-based browsers, such as Microsoft Edge, Brave, Opera, and Vivaldi, should also apply the fixes as they become available.

Considering the history of zero-day vulnerabilities in Chrome, such as the 2023 zero-days mentioned above, we highly recommend that Chrome users diligently monitor Chrome updates and promptly install them as well. It is essential to stay updated with the latest security patches in order to safeguard against potential threats.



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