On Thursday night, Microsoft announced another update for Microsoft Edge version 89.0.774.77 for Windows and MacOS, which includes the latest security updates for the Chromium program. The update only includes bug fixes and security improvements: With this update, CVE-2021-21206 and CVE-2021-21220, the Chromium panel claims that exploits are in circulation, two important security vulnerabilities have been closed. As always, access to the details is restricted until most users receive this update. Update for version 89.0.774.77 is based on version 89.0.4389.128 of Chrome, and can now be downloaded via the update function menu with three dots -> Help and Feedback -> Information about Microsoft Edge and installed directly from the official website. More information about this update can be found below or at 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 -> Help and Feedback About Microsoft Edge -> When this dialog box opens, Edge searches 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
Download Microsoft Edge for Windows and MacOS.
Website -> https://www.microsoft.com/de-de/edge
The update includes the following improvements and bug fixes:
- Microsoft has released the latest Microsoft Edge Stable Channel version 89.0.774.77, which includes the latest security updates to the Chromium program. This update includes CVE-2021-21206 and CVE-2021-21220, which have been reported to have an exploitation in the wild by the chromium group. See the Security Update Guide for more information.
Microsoft Edge for Desktop -> Description via Microsoft
The new Microsoft Edge has been rebuilt from the ground up, giving you the best class compatibility and performance, security and privacy you need to get and the best features 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, saved information, passwords, stored information for forms and basic settings will be changed without the customer doing anything. Microsoft Edge comes with optimal performance, gets new logo and has many innovations for private and corporate customers.