Google rushes out patch for Chrome zero-day with exploit available in the wild

Other Chromium-based browsers are also vulnerable to the flaw in the Skia graphics library

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Google rushes out patch for Chrome zero-day with exploit available in the wild
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Google rushes out patch for Chrome zero-day with exploit available in the wild

Google security researchers patched an obscure hole in the Chromium engine that powers most web browsers yesterday, three days after they discovered that it had been exploited by hackers.

The vulnerability, which allows hackers to get access to the machines of people using Microsoft Edge, Google Chrome and dozens of other browsers powered by the Chromium web engine, had been exploit...

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