In today’s SensCy Cyber Alert, your SensCy team recommends Google Chrome Browser users to install the new Chrome Version immediately.
Google announced a new update for Chrome 116, resolving 5 vulnerabilities related to memory safety, including 4 high severity. All vulnerabilities were found by external researchers as part of a bug bounty program.
The most severe vulnerabilities is CVE-2023-4430, a use-after-free flaw in the Vulkan, a cross-platform for 3D graphics..
The next high issue vulnerability is another use-after-free vulnerability in Loader component, tracked as CVE-2023-4429.
Google did not mention if these vulnerabilities were being exploited in attacks.
Here are the following versions after the update:
Chrome for Linux and Mac: 116.0.5845.110
Chrome for Windows: 116.0.5845.110/.111
How to check for new updates:
For new Google Chrome updates, follow these steps:
1). On your computer, open Chrome
2). At the top right, click the ellipsis
3). Click Help and then About Google Chrome
4). Click Update Google Chrome
Important: If your Chrome browser is up-to-date, you will see a blue check mark and the words “Chrome is up to date.”
If you need additional assistance, use this Google Chrome link