Security & Privacy

Chrome Browser Updated to Fix Two Vulnerabilities

Posted on August 9th, 2012 by

Google has updated its Chrome web browser to version 21.0.1180.75 for Mac and Linux, fixing two high-level vulnerabilities. These bugs were detected using AddressSanitizer.

  • [136643] [137721] [137957] High CVE-2012-2862: Use-after-free in PDF viewer. (Credit to Mateusz Jurczyk of Google Security Team, with contributions by Gynvael Coldwind of Google Security Team.)
  • [136968] [137361] High CVE-2012-2863: Out-of-bounds writes in PDF viewer. (Credit to Mateusz Jurczyk of Google Security Team, with contributions by Gynvael Coldwind of Google Security Team.)

Google’s Chrome browser updates automatically, or you can download Google Chrome to check it out.