In the evening Google announced the availability of the standard version 88.0.4324.150 for Google Chrome for Windows, MacOS and Linux. This update fixes bugs and security fixes found in previous versions, so new features are not expected. In the new version, an important security hole is closed with older versions of Google Chrome with CVE-2021-21148. Google is aware of reports that exploitation for CVE-2021-21148 is in the wild. Access to the details will be blocked until most users receive this update. More information about this update can be found below or on Google.
Download -> Download Google Chrome for PC, Mac and Linux
The update to version 88.0.4324.150 is available for download via the integrated update function and via the official website. Users who have installed an older version of Google Chrome will automatically receive the update as it is now provided via the update function. If you do not want to wait too long, you can start the update manually: Open Chrome and click on the three-point menu in the top right corner -> Help – then about Google Chrome -> This dialog box will open, Chrome searches for updates -> If you get an update, Click Restart to do that. Additional information on this update can be found at the Officer Google Chrome Blog.
You can now download the latest version of Google Chrome from Google:
- Download Google Chrome for PC, Mac and Linux
Google Chrome for Windows, MacOS and Linux can be downloaded here.
Download -> https://www.google.com/chrome/
The new version includes the following new features and improvements:
- The standard channel for Windows, Mac and Linux has been updated to 88.0.4324.150, which will be generated in the coming days / weeks. This update includes 1 security fix. Access to erroneous details and links may be restricted to the majority of users until they are updated with the fix. Google is aware of reports that exploitation for CVE-2021-21148 is in the wild.
- Security Amendments -> CVE-2021-21148.
What are the benefits of Google Chrome?
The web browser is the most important program on your computer. When online, you’re more likely to search the web, chat, email, shop, bank, read news, or watch videos. If you do not already have Chrome installed on your computer, you can download and install it here. Chrome is great when you work from home or browse the web. For example, you can use Chrome Remote Desktop to translate websites and switch between user profiles.
Via Google Blog