Multiple Vulnerabilities Detected in Google Chrome

A recent security advisory from CERT-FR highlights the discovery of multiple vulnerabilities in Google Chrome, the popular web browser. These vulnerabilities have the potential to be exploited by malicious actors to trigger unspecified security issues.

Key Details:

  • The vulnerabilities were identified in various versions of Google Chrome.
  • Affected Systems:
    • Chrome versions prior to 116.0.5845.110 on Mac and Linux operating systems.
    • Chrome versions prior to 116.0.5845.110/111 on Windows operating systems.
  • The exact nature of the security problems has not been specified by the publisher of the browser.

Recommended Action:

Users and administrators are strongly advised to take the following steps:

  • Refer to the security bulletin released by Google on August 22, 2023, to obtain the necessary patches and updates.
  • Keep their Google Chrome browser up to date to mitigate the potential risks associated with these vulnerabilities.

Additional Information:

For more detailed information, you can access the Google security bulletin from the following link: Google Security Bulletin – August 22, 2023

The vulnerabilities have been assigned the following CVE references:

  • CVE-2023-4430
  • CVE-2023-4429
  • CVE-2023-4428
  • CVE-2023-4427
  • CVE-2023-4431

Users are encouraged to follow best practices for online security, including promptly applying software updates and patches to protect against potential threats.