Google Chrome Team has promoted Chrome 39 to the stable channel for Windows, Mac and Linux. The latest Google Chrome update is a major update bumping up the version number to 39.0.2171.65. It comes with a number of fixes and improvements to the web browser. The fixes and improvements includes 64-bit support for Mac, a number of new apps/extension APIs, lots of under the hood changes for stability and performance. If you are a Google Chrome user, the web browser should download the update and install it automatically.
Chrome 39 major update includes 42 security fixes, thus making it an important and recommended update.
Chrome 39: List of security fixes
- CVE-2014-7899: Address bar spoofing.
- CVE-2014-7900: Use-after-free in pdfium.
- CVE-2014-7901: Integer overflow in pdfium.
- CVE-2014-7902: Use-after-free in pdfium.
- CVE-2014-7903: Buffer overflow in pdfium.
- CVE-2014-7904: Buffer overflow in Skia.
- CVE-2014-7905: Flaw allowing navigation to intents that do not have the BROWSABLE category.
- CVE-2014-7906: Use-after-free in pepper plugins.
- CVE-2014-0574: Double-free in Flash.
- CVE-2014-7907: Use-after-free in blink.
- CVE-2014-7908: Integer overflow in media.
- CVE-2014-7909: Uninitialized memory read in Skia.
How To Manually Update Google Chrome To The Latest Version?
If you’re already a Chrome user, most likely, your browser is silently updated to the latest version. You can confirm if you’re already updated or not by opening> About Chrome. If you want to download and install Chrome, you can do so by clicking on the relevant download links below.
Latest Google Chrome Version Download: Direct Download Links
You can also download Google Chrome using the following links:
If you want to download Google Chrome offline installer instead of the web installer, you can get it using following link:
If you are looking for the portable version of Google Chrome, please use the download link below.
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If you are adventurous and want to test Google Chrome Beta, Dev or Canary build, click on the download links below!