Google Chrome 50 released

The Chrome team recently announced the release of Google Chrome 50 to the stable channel for Windows, Mac and Linux. Chrome 50.0.2661.75 contains a number of fixes and improvements, out of which the update includes 20 security fixes.

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Highlight Of Fixes:

  • High CVE-2016-1652: Universal XSS in extension bindings
  • High CVE-2016-1653: Out-of-bounds write in V8
  • Medium CVE-2016-1651: Out-of-bounds read in Pdfium JPEG2000 decoding
  • Medium CVE-2016-1654: Uninitialized memory read in media
  • Medium CVE-2016-1655: Use-after-free related to extensions
  • Medium CVE-2016-1656: Android downloaded file path restriction bypass
  • Medium CVE-2016-1657: Address bar spoofing
  • Low CVE-2016-1658: Potential leak of sensitive information to malicious extensions

Complete list of changes is available in the log

Install Google Chrome 50 on Ubuntu OS

sudo sh -c ‘echo “deb stable main” >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/google.list’

wget -q -O - | sudo apt-key add -

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install google-chrome-stable


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