Google Updates Chrome Security Update, Fixes Zero-Day Utilization in V8 JavaScript Engine – Technology News, Firstpost


Google is releasing a new massive update that includes security fixes for Chrome. The update also includes a fix for zero-day exploitation in its V8 JavaScript engine.

For starters, zero-day exploitation is a security vulnerability that hackers exploit (misuse) without the company’s knowledge. Hackers often sell dark network vulnerabilities for millions of dollars.

Google says the stable channel has been updated to 91.0.4472.164 for Windows, Mac and Linux and will be available in the coming days / weeks.

Google Chrome

Google Chrome

The zero-day exploitation currently being corrected is apparently still in use and was the first spotted anonymous researcher on 12 July. Google acknowledged the existence of the abuse. “Google is aware of reports that exploitation of CVE-2021-30563 exists in nature,” the company said. blogs send. “As usual, our ongoing work on internal security was responsible for a wide range of repairs,” it added.

How to update your Chrome browser

If Chrome doesn’t update automatically, you can also update manually. Here are three simple steps to do it:

  1. Click the three dots in the upper right corner next to the profile icon.
  2. Click Settings
  3. Click About Chrome on the left

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