Danish Kapoor
Danish Kapoor

Google updated its Chrome browser against an important security vulnerability

Google has released a critical security update for Chrome, one of the most popular internet browsers with millions of users around the world. Taking important steps to protect the data security of computer users, the company added a new security layer with this latest update, with the version number 125.0.6422.112/.113 for Windows and macOS operating systems and 125.0.6422.112 for the Linux operating system.

The focus of the update is a vulnerability reported by Clement Lecigne from Google's threat analysis team and Brendon Tiszka from the Chrome security team and rated as “high.” This vulnerability, identified with the ID number CVE-2024-5274, targets the type confusion issue in the V8 component. Solving the problem prevents malicious users from accessing memory areas in the system that they cannot access under normal conditions and performing various harmful actions. Such a vulnerability can cause system crashes or the execution of arbitrary code and pose a serious threat to users' personal data.

Google's avoidance of providing detailed information about such critical security vulnerabilities is intended to prevent new waves of possible attacks. The company recommends users take quick action to ensure their safety and minimize potential dangers. To update Chrome to the latest version, users can click on the three dots in the upper right corner of the browser, then click Help > About Google Chrome They can check and install the update by following the path.

This update can be considered an indication of Google's commitment to user security. The company constantly works to ensure that internet users have a safe experience and provides regular updates to prevent potential threats. By quickly closing security vulnerabilities, an important step has been taken to protect users' information and provide a safe experience on the internet.

Users' ability to update such updates as soon as they are published, without neglecting such updates, plays a critical role in ensuring online security. Therefore, Google Chrome users are recommended to install the update as soon as possible to ensure internet security and stay protected against cyber threats.

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