For your security purpose, it is a good thing to update your google chrome browser. Two security vulnerabilities have been identified which are being used by hackers to exploiting user’s data.
These vulnerabilities are CVE-2019-13720 and CVE-2019-13721, these vulnerabilities allow hackers remotely corrupt your data memory and execute the arbitrary code giving him/her access to your PC.
These vulnerabilities have effects on an audio component and PDFium library. PDFium is for displaying PDFs and print preview and the audio component lets you embed audio in your project.
The security vulnerabilities in version 78.0.3904.87 are fixed in the latest version of Chrome that was released yesterday and is available
The latest version of chrome that was released yesterday has fixed the vulnerabilities in version 78.0.3904.87 of the chrome browser. The update is available for Windows, Mac, and Linux.
Chrome usually updates its browser automatically, in case it has updated you can manually update it by going to Help and then selecting About Google Chrome on the menu. After the update vulnerabilities will be removed leaving you with a threat.
Early this year in March chrome faced a similar zero-day exploit.
Chrome browser has over 1 billion users in the world which results in the company to make a swift upgrade on the chrome. This update by Google is to protect its clients from harm because cyber-crimes rates are increasing in this digital era.