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Google fixes 45 security flaws with release of Chrome 42

2015/04/15

Securityweek - (International) Google released Chrome 42 for Windows, Mac, and Linux, which included fixes for 45 security issues including a cross-origin bypass flaw in the HTML parser, a type confusion in V8, a use-after-free vulnerability in inter-process communication (IPC), and an out-of-bounds write bug in the Skia graphics engine, among others. The update also removed support for the Netscape Plugin Application Programming Interface (NPAPI).

Source: http://www.securityweek.com/google-fixes-45-security-flaws-release-chrome-42

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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