Microsoft has announced that the standard version of Microsoft Edge 88.0.705.74 for Windows and MacOS will be available immediately, including the latest security updates to the Chromium program. The unplanned update only includes bug fixes and security improvements: in the new version, Microsoft CVE-2021-21149, CVE-2021-21150, CVE-2021-21151, CVE-2021-21152, CVE-2021-21153, CVE -2021- 21154, CVE-2021-21155, CVE-2021-21156, and CVE-2021-21157 fixed several important vulnerabilities in older versions of Microsoft Edge. As always, access to the details is restricted until most users receive this update. Update for version 88.0.705.74 is based on version 88.0.4324.182 of Chromium, and can now be downloaded via the update function via the menu with three dots -> Help and Feedback -> Information about Microsoft Edge, or installed directly from the official website. More information about this update can be found below or through Microsoft.
Download -> Download Microsoft Edge for Windows and MacOS
Depending on the standard channel, updates are released gradually in one or more days. Users who have installed an older version of the Edge will receive an update automatically. If you do not want to wait too long, you can start the update manually: Open the Edge and click the three dot button in the upper right corner of the window -> click Help and Feedback and then about Microsoft Edge -> When this dialog box opens, Edge looks for updates – > If you get an update, click Restart to activate it. If required, the update can be downloaded manually from the official website.
You can now download the latest version of Microsoft Edge from Microsoft:
- Download Microsoft Edge for Windows 7, 8.1, and 10 and MacOS
Here you can download Microsoft Edge for Windows and MacOS.
Website -> https://www.microsoft.com/de-de/edge
The update includes the following improvements and bug fixes:
- Various bugs and performance issues were fixed.
- Microsoft has released the latest Microsoft Edge Stable Channel version version 88.0.705.74, which includes the latest security updates for the Chromium program.
- Security fixes -> CVE-2021-21149, CVE-2021-21150, CVE-2021-21151, CVE-2021-21152, CVE-2021-21153, CVE-2021-21154, CVE-2021-21155, CVE-2021- 21156 and CVE-2021-21157.
Microsoft Edge for Desktop -> Description via Microsoft
The new Microsoft Edge has been rebuilt from the ground up to offer better compatibility and performance, security and privacy you deserve and new features that give you the best on the web. Based on the new Microsoft Edge Chromium engine, which improves compatibility and facilitates cross-site development of web applications. When switching to the new version, the customer’s favorites, passwords, saved information for forms and basic settings will be changed without doing anything. Microsoft Edge comes with optimal performance, gets new logo and has many innovations for private and corporate customers.