Tag Archives: Stable updates

Chrome for Android Update

Good news, everyone!  Chrome 70 (70.0.3538.64) for Android has been released and will be available on Google Play over the course of the next few weeks. This release includes stability and performance improvements.

A list of the changes in this build is available in the Git log.

If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug. More information about Chrome for Android is available on the Chrome site.

Ben Mason
Google Chrome

Stable Channel Update for Desktop

The Chrome team is delighted to announce the promotion of Chrome 70 to the stable channel for Windows, Mac and Linux. This will roll out over the coming days/weeks.

Chrome 70.0.3538.67 contains a number of fixes and improvements -- a list of changes is available in the log. Watch out for upcoming Chrome and Chromium blog posts about new features and big efforts delivered in 70.


Security Fixes and Rewards
Note: Access to bug details and links may be kept restricted until a majority of users are updated with a fix. We will also retain restrictions if the bug exists in a third party library that other projects similarly depend on, but haven’t yet fixed.

This update includes 23 security fixes. Below, we highlight fixes that were contributed by external researchers. Please see the Chrome Security Page for more information.

[$N/A][888926] High CVE-2018-17462: Sandbox escape in AppCache. Reported by Ned Williamson and Niklas Baumstark working with Beyond Security’s SecuriTeam Secure Disclosure program on 2018-09-25
[$N/A][888923] High CVE-2018-17463: Remote code execution in V8. Reported by Ned Williamson and Niklas Baumstark working with Beyond Security’s SecuriTeam Secure Disclosure program on 2018-09-25
[$3500][872189] High CVE to be assigned: Heap buffer overflow in Little CMS in PDFium. Reported by Quang Nguyễn (@quangnh89) of Viettel Cyber Security on 2018-08-08
[$3000][887273] High CVE-2018-17464: URL spoof in Omnibox. Reported by xisigr of Tencent's Xuanwu Lab on 2018-09-20
[$3000][870226] High CVE-2018-17465: Use after free in V8. Reported by Lin Zuojian on 2018-08-02
[$1000][880906] High CVE-2018-17466: Memory corruption in Angle. Reported by Omair on 2018-09-05
[$3000][844881] Medium CVE-2018-17467: URL spoof in Omnibox. Reported by Khalil Zhani on 2018-05-19
[$2000][876822] Medium CVE-2018-17468: Cross-origin URL disclosure in Blink. Reported by James Lee (@Windowsrcer) of Kryptos Logic on 2018-08-22
[$1000][880675] Medium CVE-2018-17469: Heap buffer overflow in PDFium. Reported by Zhen Zhou of NSFOCUS Security Team on 2018-09-05
[$1000][877874] Medium CVE-2018-17470: Memory corruption in GPU Internals. Reported by Zhe Jin(金哲),Luyao Liu(刘路遥) from Chengdu Security Response Center of Qihoo 360 Technology Co. Ltd on 2018-08-27
[$1000][873080] Medium CVE-2018-17471: Security UI occlusion in full screen mode. Reported by Lnyas Zhang on 2018-08-10
[$1000][822518] Medium CVE-2018-17472: iframe sandbox escape on iOS. Reported by Jun Kokatsu (@shhnjk) on 2018-03-16
[$500][882078] Medium CVE-2018-17473: URL spoof in Omnibox. Reported by Khalil Zhani on 2018-09-08
[$500][843151] Medium CVE-2018-17474: Use after free in Blink. Reported by Zhe Jin(金哲),Luyao Liu(刘路遥) from Chengdu Security Response Center of Qihoo 360 Technology Co. Ltd on 2018-05-15
[$500][852634] Low CVE-2018-17475: URL spoof in Omnibox. Reported by Vladimir Metnew on 2018-06-14
[$500][812769] Low CVE-2018-17476: Security UI occlusion in full screen mode. Reported by Khalil Zhani on 2018-02-15
[$500][805496] Low CVE-2018-5179: Lack of limits on update() in ServiceWorker. Reported by Yannic Bonenberger on 2018-01-24
[$N/A][863703] Low CVE-2018-17477: UI spoof in Extensions. Reported by Aaron Muir Hamilton <aaron@correspondwith.me> on 2018-07-14

We would also like to thank all security researchers that worked with us during the development cycle to prevent security bugs from ever reaching the stable channel.

As usual, our ongoing internal security work was responsible for a wide range of fixes:
  • [895893] Various fixes from internal audits, fuzzing and other initiatives



Interested in switching release channels?  Find out how here. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug. The community help forum is also a great place to reach out for help or learn about common issues.

Thank you,
Abdul Syed

Hangouts Meet Hardware Update

The stable channel has been updated to Chrome OS 68 for Hangouts Meet hardware and Chrome devices for Meetings. Systems will be receiving updates over the next several days.

For more information about this release, along with known issues and bug fixes checkout the Hangouts Meet hardware and Chrome OS release notes.

Kota Hisamatsu
Hangouts Meet hardware

Stable Channel Update for Chrome OS

The Stable channel has been updated to 69.0.3497.95 (Platform version: 10895.56.0) for most
Chrome OS devices. This build contains a number of bug fixes and security updates. Systems will
be receiving updates over the next several days.

New Features
  • Files app UI refresh with new support for accessing Play files 
  • Native support for Team Drives in Files app
  • Save Play app files directly to Files app via the share sheet
  • Run Linux apps on supported devices
  • Dictation into any text field, a new feature in accessibility settings
  • Power state alerts for Kiosk apps
  • Global text-to-speech settings
  • Night Light
  • Fast Access to Emojis
  • OOBE visual improvements
  • Swipe to close apps in Overview
  • Tablet mode behavior unification
  • Video capture service
Security Fixes
  • L1TF and Foreshadow Vulnerabilities
If you find new issues, please let us know by visiting our forum or filing a bug. Interested in switching channels? Find out how. You can submit feedback using ‘Report an issue...’ in the Chrome menu (3 vertical dots in the upper right corner of the browser).


Cindy Bayless

Google Chrome

Chrome for Android Update

Chrome 69 (69.0.3497.100) for Android has been released and will be available on Google Play over the course of the next few weeks. This release contains bug fixes and improvements.

A list of the changes in this build is available in the Git log.

If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug. More information about Chrome for Android is available on the Chrome site.

Ben Mason
Google Chrome

Stable Channel Update for Desktop

The stable channel has been updated to 69.0.3497.100 for Windows, Mac, and Linux, which will roll out over the coming days/weeks.

Security Fixes and Rewards
Note: Access to bug details and links may be kept restricted until a majority of users are updated with a fix. We will also retain restrictions if the bug exists in a third party library that other projects similarly depend on, but haven’t yet fixed.


This update includes 1 security fix from our ongoing internal security work:

  • [884726] Fixes from internal audits, fuzzing and other initiatives

Many of our security bugs are detected using AddressSanitizer, MemorySanitizer, UndefinedBehaviorSanitizer, Control Flow Integrity, libFuzzer, or AFL.


A list of all changes is available in the log. Interested in switching release channels? Find out how. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug. The community help forum is also a great place to reach out for help or learn about common issues.

Krishna Govind
Google Chrome

Chrome for Android Update

Chrome 69 (69.0.3497.91) for Android has been released and will be available on Google Play over the course of the next few weeks. This release contains bug fixes and improvements.

A list of the changes in this build is available in the Git log.

If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug. More information about Chrome for Android is available on the Chrome site.

Ben Mason
Google Chrome

Chrome for Android Update

Chrome 69 (69.0.3497.91) for Android has been released and will be available on Google Play over the course of the next few weeks. This release contains bug fixes and improvements.

A list of the changes in this build is available in the Git log.

If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug. More information about Chrome for Android is available on the Chrome site.

Ben Mason
Google Chrome

Stable Channel Update for Desktop

The stable channel has been updated to 69.0.3497.92 for Windows, Mac, and Linux, which will roll out over the coming days/weeks.

Security Fixes and Rewards


Note: Access to bug details and links may be kept restricted until a majority of users are updated with a fix. We will also retain restrictions if the bug exists in a third party library that other projects similarly depend on, but haven’t yet fixed.


This update includes 2 security fixes. Below, we highlight fixes that were contributed by external researchers. Please see the Chrome Security Page for more information.


[$3000][875322] High (CVE to be assigned): Function signature mismatch in WebAssembly. Reported by Kevin Cheung from Autodesk on 2018-08-17
[$TBD][880759] Medium (CVE to be assigned): URL Spoofing in Omnibox. Reported by evi1m0 of Bilibili Security Team on 2018-09-05

We would also like to thank all security researchers that worked with us during the development cycle to prevent security bugs from ever reaching the stable channel.
Many of our security bugs are detected using AddressSanitizer, MemorySanitizer, UndefinedBehaviorSanitizer, Control Flow Integrity, libFuzzer, or AFL.



A list of all changes is available in the log. Interested in switching release channels? Find out how. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug. The community help forum is also a great place to reach out for help or learn about common issues.

Krishna Govind
Google Chrome

Chrome for Android Update

Chrome 69 (69.0.3497.86) for Android has been released and will be available on Google Play over the course of the next few weeks. This release contains bug fixes and improvements.

A list of the changes in this build is available in the Git log.

If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug. More information about Chrome for Android is available on the Chrome site.

Ben Mason
Google Chrome