Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Stable Channel Update for Chrome OS

The Stable channel has been updated to 48.0.2564.109 (Platform version: 7647.78.0) for all Chrome OS devices. This build contains a number of bug fixes, an update to Adobe Flash Player (20.0.0.306-r2) and security fixes. Systems will be receiving updates over the next several days.

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 horizontal bars in the upper right corner of the browser).

Josafat Garcia
Google Chrome

“Dev Channel Update

The dev channel has been updated to 50.0.2645.4 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.

Anantha Keesara
Google Chrome

Beta Channel Update

The beta channel has been updated to 49.0.2623.47 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.


Di Mu
Google Chrome

Tuesday, February 9, 2016

Stable Channel Update

The stable channel has been updated to 48.0.2564.109 for Windows, Mac, and Linux.

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 6 security fixes. Below, we highlight fixes that were contributed by external researchers. Please see the Chromium security page for more information.

[$7500][546677] High CVE-2016-1622: Same-origin bypass in Extensions. Credit to anonymous.
[$7500][577105] High CVE-2016-1623: Same-origin bypass in DOM. Credit to Mariusz Mlynski.
[$TBD][583607] High CVE-2016-1624: Buffer overflow in Brotli. Credit to lukezli.
[$1000][509313] Medium CVE-2016-1625: Navigation bypass in Chrome Instant. Credit to Jann Horn.
[571480] Medium CVE-2016-1626: Out-of-bounds read in PDFium. Credit to anonymous, working with HP's Zero Day Initiative.

As usual, our ongoing internal security work:
  • [585517] CVE-2016-1627: Various fixes from internal audits, fuzzing and other initiatives.

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

A 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.


Krishna Govind
Google Chrome

Monday, February 8, 2016

Beta Channel Update for Chrome OS

The Beta channel has been updated to 49.0.2623.39 (Platform version: 7834.22.0) for all Chrome OS devices except New Pixel (2015). This build contains a number of bug fixes, security updates and feature enhancements. Systems will be receiving updates over the next several days.

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 horizontal bars in the upper right corner of the browser).

Josafat Garcia
Google Chrome

Thursday, February 4, 2016

Dev Channel Update for Chrome OS

The Dev channel has been updated to 49.0.2623.39 (Platform version: 7834.22.0) for all Chrome OS devices. This build contains a number of bug fixes, security updates and feature enhancements. A list of changes can be found here.

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 horizontal bars in the upper right corner of the browser).

Josafat Garcia
Google Chrome

Admin Console Update

The Admin console has been updated. Admins can now set a default printer for logged in users and Public Session users per organizational unit.

Known issues are available here. Enterprise customers can report an issue by contacting support.

Lawrence Lui
Google Chrome

Beta Channel Update

The beta channel has been updated to 49.0.2623.39 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.


Krishna Govind
Google Chrome

Wednesday, February 3, 2016

Stable Channel Update

The stable channel has been updated to 48.0.2564.103 for Windows, Mac, and Linux.

A 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.


Krishna Govind
Google Chrome

Tuesday, February 2, 2016

Dev Channel Update

The dev channel has been updated to 50.0.2638.0 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.

Anantha Keesara
Google Chrome