Google Chrome Team has promoted Chrome 40 to the stable channel for Windows, Mac and Linux. The latest Google Chrome update is a minor update towards the major update 40.0.2214.91, bumping up the version number to 40.0.2214.111. You can see the official log about this minor update here. The major version released before this minor update came with a number of fixes and improvements. The notable ones are:
- Updated info dialog for Chrome app on Windows and Linux.
- A new clock behind/ahead error message.
If you already use Google Chrome you don’t need to worry about downloading the latest version manually. The web browser should download the update and install it automatically.
This update (40.0.2214.111) includes 11 security fixes including the following issues.
- CVE-2015-1209: Use-after-free in DOM.
- CVE-2015-1210: Cross-origin-bypass in V8 bindings.
- CVE-2015-1211: Privilege escalation using service workers.
- CVE-2015-1212: Various fixes from internal audits, fuzzing and other initiatives.
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 Customize and control Google Chrome > About Google Chrome. To apply the update, you should relaunch the browser.
Latest Google Chrome Version Download: Direct Download Links
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