Tag Archives: Desktop Update

Dev Channel Update for Desktop

The Dev channel has been updated to 81.0.4029.3 for Windows, Mac and 81.0.4029.4 for Linux.
A partial list of 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.
Prudhvikumar Bommana Google Chrome

Stable Channel Update for Desktop

The stable channel has been updated to 79.0.3945.130 for Windows, Mac, and 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 11 security fixes. Below, we highlight fixes that were contributed by external researchers. Please see the Chrome Security Page for more information.

[$TBD][1018677] Critical CVE-2020-6378: Use-after-free in speech recognizer. Reported by Antti Levomäki and Christian Jalio from Forcepoint on 2019-10-28
[$2000][1033407] High CVE-2020-6379: Use-after-free in speech recognizer. Reported by Guang Gong of Alpha Team, Qihoo 360 on 2019-12-12
[$N/A][1032170] High CVE-2020-6380: Extension message verification error. Reported by Sergei Glazunov of Google Project Zero on 2019-12-09
[$N/A][1040772] High N/A: Protections to mitigate Windows ECC certificate validation vulnerability CVE-2020-0601. 

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:

  • [1042448] Various fixes from internal audits, fuzzing and other initiatives


Krishna Govind
Google Chrome

Beta Channel Update for Desktop

The beta channel has been updated to 80.0.3987.53 for Windows, Mac, and, Linux.

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.



Srinivas Sista
Google Chrome

Dev Channel Update for Desktop

The Dev channel has been updated to 81.0.4021.2 for Windows Mac and Linux.

A partial list of 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.
Prudhvikumar Bommana Google Chrome

Beta Channel Update for Desktop

The beta channel has been updated to 80.0.3987.42 for Windows, Mac, and, Linux.


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.



Srinivas Sista
Google Chrome

Stable Channel Update for Desktop

The stable channel has been updated to 79.0.3945.117 for Windows, Mac, and 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 3 security fixes. Below, we highlight fixes that were contributed by external researchers. Please see the Chrome Security Page for more information.

[$7500][1029462] High CVE-TBD: Use after free in audio. Reported by Zhe Jin from cdsrc of Qihoo 360 on 2019-11-29

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:
  • [1039803] Various 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.



PrudhviKumar Bommana
Google Chrome




Beta Channel Update for Desktop

The Chrome team is excited to announce the promotion of Chrome 80 to the beta channel for Windows, Mac and Linux. Chrome 80.0.3987.16 contains our usual under-the-hood performance and stability tweaks, but there are also some cool new features to explore - please head to the Chromium blog to learn more!


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.



Srinivas Sista
Google Chrome

Dev Channel Update for Desktop

The Dev channel has been updated to 81.0.4000.3 for Windows Mac and Linux.

A partial list of 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.
Prudhvikumar Bommana Google Chrome

Dev Channel Update for Desktop

The Dev channel has been updated to 80.0.3987.16 for Windows Mac and Linux.

A partial list of 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.
Srinivas Sista Google Chrome

Stable Channel Update for Desktop

The stable channel has been updated to 79.0.3945.88 for Windows, Mac, and 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 1 security fix. Please see the Chrome Security Page for more information.

[$N/A][1031653] High CVE-2019-13767: Use after free in media picker. Reported by Sergei Glazunov of Google Project Zero on 2019-12-06

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.



Krishna Govind
Google Chrome