Google's Urgent Chrome Update: Patch Now to Thwart Active Zero-Day Exploit

May 15, 2024
Google's Urgent Chrome Update: Patch Now to Thwart Active Zero-Day Exploit
  • Google has issued an urgent security update for Chrome to fix a zero-day vulnerability under active exploitation.

  • The patch addresses a high-severity out-of-bounds write issue in Chrome's V8 JavaScript engine.

  • Details of the exploit are being withheld by Google to protect users until the update is widely distributed.

  • The frequency of zero-day exploits in Chrome is rising, with six emergency updates in the current year alone.

  • Users are urged to update their Chrome browser immediately to prevent potential data breaches.

  • Security experts recommend additional protective measures like browser isolation and sandboxing.

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