Multiple Vulnerabilities in Microsoft Edge Addressed

Microsoft Edge users have received crucial security updates following the discovery of several vulnerabilities. These vulnerabilities, now patched in versions 116.0.1938.54 and later, were reported in a security bulletin by Microsoft on August 21, 2023.

The vulnerabilities include potential security issues that could impact data confidentiality and lead to privilege escalation. Although the exact nature of the security concerns hasn’t been specified by Microsoft, it’s advised that users promptly update their Microsoft Edge browsers to the latest version to mitigate potential risks.

The affected systems primarily include Microsoft Edge versions prior to 116.0.1938.54. It is important for users to act swiftly to protect their devices and sensitive information. More detailed information on the specific vulnerabilities and the corresponding fixes can be found in Microsoft’s security bulletin for August 21, 2023.

Users are strongly encouraged to refer to the provided links for further documentation and to apply the necessary updates to ensure the security and stability of their browsing experience.

Source: Microsoft Security Bulletin – August 21, 2023