Author Archives: Krishna Govind

Chrome for Android Update

 Hi, everyone! We've just released Chrome 86 (86.0.4240.110) for Android: it'll become available on Google Play over the next few weeks.

This release includes stability and performance improvements. You can see a full list of the changes in the Git log. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Krishna Govind
Google Chrome

Stable Channel Update for Desktop

The stable channel has been updated to 86.0.4240.111 for Windows, Mac & Linux which will roll out over the coming days/weeks.

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.

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 5 security fixes. Below, we highlight fixes that were contributed by external researchers. Please see the Chrome Security Page for more information.
[$500][1125337] High CVE-2020-16000: Inappropriate implementation in Blink. Reported by amaebi_jp on 2020-09-06
[$TBD][1135018] High CVE-2020-16001: Use after free in media. Reported by Khalil Zhani on 2020-10-05
[$TBD][1137630] High CVE-2020-16002: Use after free in PDFium. Reported by Weipeng Jiang (@Krace) from Codesafe Team of Legendsec at Qi'anxin Group on 2020-10-13
[$NA][1139963] High CVE-2020-15999: Heap buffer overflow in Freetype. Reported by Sergei Glazunov of Google Project Zero on 2020-10-19
[$3000][1134960] Medium CVE-2020-16003: Use after free in printing. Reported by Khalil Zhani on 2020-10-04
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.

Google is aware of reports that an exploit for CVE-2020-15999 exists in the wild.

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

Google Chrome
Prudhvikumar Bommana

Chrome for Android Update

  Hi, everyone! We've just released Chrome 86 (86.0.4240.99) for Android: it'll become available on Google Play over the next few weeks.

This release includes stability and performance improvements. You can see a full list of the changes in the Git log. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Krishna Govind
Google Chrome

Chrome Beta for Android Update

Hi everyone! We've just released Chrome Beta 86 (86.0.4240.99) for Android: it's now available on Google Play.

You can see a partial list of the changes in the Git log. For details on new features, check out the Chromium blog, and for details on web platform updates, check here.

If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Krishna Govind
Google Chrome

Chrome for Android Update

 Hi, everyone! We've just released Chrome 86 (86.0.4240.75) for Android: it'll become available on Google Play over the next few weeks.

This release includes stability and performance improvements. You can see a full list of the changes in the Git log. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Krishna Govind
Google Chrome

Chrome Beta for Android Update

 Hi everyone! We've just released Chrome Beta 86 (86.0.4240.75) for Android: it's now available on Google Play.

You can see a partial list of the changes in the Git log. For details on new features, check out the Chromium blog, and for details on web platform updates, check here.

If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Krishna Govind
Google Chrome

Chrome Beta for Android Update

   Hi everyone! We've just released Chrome Beta 86 (86.0.4240.68) for Android: it's now available on Google Play.

You can see a partial list of the changes in the Git log. For details on new features, check out the Chromium blog, and for details on web platform updates, check here.

If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Krishna Govind
Google Chrome

Chrome Beta for Android Update

  Hi everyone! We've just released Chrome Beta 86 (86.0.4240.51/.52) for Android: it's now available on Google Play.

You can see a partial list of the changes in the Git log. For details on new features, check out the Chromium blog, and for details on web platform updates, check here.

If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Krishna Govind
Google Chrome

Beta Channel Update for Desktop

 The beta channel has been updated to 86.0.4240.53 for Windows and Linux, 86.0.4240.55 for Mac.



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



Google Chrome
Krishna Govind

Chrome Beta for Android Update

 Hi everyone! We've just released Chrome Beta 86 (86.0.4240.42) for Android: it's now available on Google Play.

You can see a partial list of the changes in the Git log. For details on new features, check out the Chromium blog, and for details on web platform updates, check here.

If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Krishna Govind
Google Chrome