Friday, August 29, 2014

Beta Channel Update for Chrome OS

The Beta channel has been updated to 37.0.2062.119 (Platform version: 5978.80.0/5978.81.0) 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

Thursday, August 28, 2014

Dev Channel Update

The dev channel has been updated to 39.0.2138.3 for Windows, Mac and Linux.

A full 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.

Alex Mineer
Google Chrome

Chrome Beta for Android Update

Chrome Beta for Android has been updated to 37.0.2062.117 and will be available in Google Play over the next few days. This release fixes various stability and performance bugs, and issues with the UI. A partial list of changes in this build is available in the Git revision log. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug. More information about Chrome for Android is available on the Chrome site.

Jason Kersey
Google Chrome

Beta Channel Update

The Chrome Team is delighted to announce the promotion of Chrome 38 to the beta channel with 38.0.2125.24 for Windows, Mac and Linux.

This release contains many stability and developer improvements including:
  • New experimental user switching design which makes changing profiles and into incognito mode simpler.
  • A new experimental Guest mode.
  • Experimental UI for Chrome supervised users.
  • Lots of under the hood changes for stability and performance.

Find out more at the Chromium blog.  A full list of changes in this build is available in the Git log. Interested in switching release channels? Find out how. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.


Matthew Yuan
Google Chrome

Stable Channel Update

The stable channel has been updated to 37.0.2062.102 for Windows.  This corrects a bug which led to multi-byte characters sometimes not being rendered on Windows.

As always, if you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Alex Mineer
Google Chrome

Wednesday, August 27, 2014

Dev Channel Update for Chrome OS

The Dev channel has been updated to 38.0.2125.26 (Platform version: 6158.12.0) 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).

Dharani Govindan
Google Chrome

Admin Console Update

The Admin console has been updated with the following changes to user and device settings:

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

Lawrence Lui
Google Chrome

Tuesday, August 26, 2014

Dev Channel Update

The dev channel has been updated to 38.0.2125.24 for Windows, Mac and Linux.

A full list of changes is available in the SVN log. Interested in switching release channels? Find out how. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Matthew Yuan
Google Chrome

Stable Channel Update

The Chrome team is delighted to announce the promotion of Chrome 37 to the stable channel for Windows, Mac and Linux. Chrome 37.0.2062.94 contains a number of fixes and improvements, including:

 - DirectWrite support on Windows for improved font rendering
 - A number of new apps/extension APIs
 - Lots of under the hood changes for stability and performance

A full list of changes is available in the log.

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 50 security fixes. Below, we highlight fixes that were either contributed by external researchers or particularly interesting. Please see the Chromium security page for more information.

[$30000][386988] Critical CVE-2014-3176, CVE-2014-3177: A special reward to lokihardt@asrt for a combination of bugs in V8, IPC, sync, and extensions that can lead to remote code execution outside of the sandbox.
[$2000][369860] High CVE-2014-3168: Use-after-free in SVG. Credit to cloudfuzzer.
[$2000][387389] High CVE-2014-3169: Use-after-free in DOM. Credit to Andrzej Dyjak.
[$1000][390624] High CVE-2014-3170: Extension permission dialog spoofing. Credit to Rob Wu.
[$4000][390928] High CVE-2014-3171: Use-after-free in bindings. Credit to cloudfuzzer.
[$1500][367567] Medium CVE-2014-3172: Issue related to extension debugging. Credit to Eli Grey.
[$2000][376951] Medium CVE-2014-3173: Uninitialized memory read in WebGL. Credit to jmuizelaar.
[$500][389219] Medium CVE-2014-3174: Uninitialized memory read in Web Audio. Credit to Atte Kettunen from OUSPG.

We would also like to thank Collin Payne, Christoph Diehl, Sebastian Mauer, Atte Kettunen, and cloudfuzzer for working with us during the development cycle to prevent security bugs from ever reaching the stable channel. $8000 in additional rewards were issued.

As usual, our ongoing internal security work responsible for a wide range of fixes:
[406143] CVE-2014-3175: Various fixes from internal audits, fuzzing and other initiatives (Chrome 37).

Many of the above bugs were detected using AddressSanitizer and MemorySanitizer.

Interested in switching release channels? Find out how. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Alex Mineer
Google Chrome

Friday, August 22, 2014

Dev Channel Update for Chrome OS

The Dev channel has been updated to 38.0.2125.7 (Platform version: 6158.3.0) 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).

Dharani Govindan
Google Chrome

Thursday, August 21, 2014

Dev Channel Update

The dev channel has been updated to 38.0.2125.8 for Windows, Mac and Linux.

A full list of changes is available in the SVN log. Interested in switching release channels? Find outhow. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Matthew Yuan
Google Chrome

Beta Channel Update for Chrome OS

The Beta channel has been updated to 37.0.2062.94 (Platform version: 5978.59.0) 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

Wednesday, August 20, 2014

Dev Channel Update for Chrome OS

The Dev channel has been updated to 38.0.2125.0 (Platform version: 6158.0.0) 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).

Dharani Govindan
Google Chrome

Beta Channel Update

The beta channel has been updated to 37.0.2062.94 for Windows, Mac and Linux.

A full list of changes is available in the SVN log. Interested in switching release channels? Find out how. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Alex Mineer
Google Chrome

Monday, August 18, 2014

Dev Channel Update

The dev channel has been updated to 38.0.2125.0 for Windows, Mac and Linux.

A full list of changes is available in the SVN log. Interested in switching release channels? Find out how. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Matthew Yuan
Google Chrome

Thursday, August 14, 2014

Beta Channel Update for Chrome OS

The Beta channel has been updated to 37.0.2062.80 (Platform version: 5978.51.1/5978.51.2 for cr-48) 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

Wednesday, August 13, 2014

Chrome for iOS Update

Chrome for iOS has been updated to 36.0.1985.57. This release contains bug fixes and stability improvements, as well as the following security issue:
  • [398925] High CVE-2014-3166: Information disclosure in SPDY. Credit to Antoine Delignat-Lavaud.
The update will be rolling out in the App Store over the next few hours. Known issues are available on the Chrome support site. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Jason Kersey
Google Chrome

Beta Channel Update

The beta channel has been updated to 37.0.2062.76 for Windows, Mac and Linux.

A full list of changes is available in the SVN log. Interested in switching release channels? Find out how. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Alex Mineer
Google Chrome

Tuesday, August 12, 2014

Dev Channel Update

The dev channel has been updated to 38.0.2121.3 for Windows, Mac and Linux.

A full list of changes is available in the SVN log. Interested in switching release channels? Find out how. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Matthew Yuan
Google Chrome

Chrome for Android Update

Chrome for Android has been updated to 36.0.1985.135 and will be available in Google Play over the next few days. This release fixes an issue with pages not loading properly, as well as the following security issue:
  • [398925] High CVE-2014-3166: Information disclosure in SPDY. Credit to Antoine Delignat-Lavaud.
If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug. More information about Chrome for Android is available on the Chrome site.

Jason Kersey
Google Chrome

Stable Channel Update for Chrome OS

The Stable channel has been updated to 36.0.1985.143 (Platform version: 5841.98.0) for all Chrome OS devices. This build contains a number of bug fixes, and security updates. Here is the Chromium change log. Systems will be receiving updates over the next several days.

Highlights include:

  • Pepper Flash version 14.0.0.177


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).

Ben Henry
Google Chrome

Stable Channel Update



The Stable Channel has been updated to 36.0.1985.143 for Windows, Mac and Linux.

This release contains a Flash Player update.

Security Fixes and Rewards
This update includes 12 security fixes. Below, we highlight fixes that were either contributed by external researchers or particularly interesting. Please see the Chromium security page for more information.

[$2000][390174] High CVE-2014-3165: Use-after-free in web sockets. Credit to Collin Payne.
[398925] High CVE-2014-3166: Information disclosure in SPDY. Credit to Antoine Delignat-Lavaud.

As usual, our ongoing internal security work responsible for a wide range of fixes:
  • [400950] CVE-2014-3167: Various fixes from internal audits, fuzzing and other initiatives.
Many of the above bugs were detected using AddressSanitizer.

This release fixes a number of crashes and other bugs. A full list of changes is available in the SVN log. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Matthew Yuan
Google Chrome

Friday, August 8, 2014

Dev Channel Update for Chrome OS

The Dev channel has been updated to 38.0.2114.2 (Platform version: 6127.0.0) 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).

Dharani Govindan
Google Chrome

Wednesday, August 6, 2014

Beta Channel Update

The beta channel has been updated to 37.0.2062.68 for Windows, Mac and Linux.

A full list of changes is available in the SVN log. Interested in switching release channels? Find out how. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Alex Mineer
Google Chrome

Tuesday, August 5, 2014

Dev Channel Update

The dev channel has been updated to 38.0.2114.2 for Windows, Mac and Linux.

A full list of changes is available in the SVN log. Interested in switching release channels? Find out how. If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Matthew Yuan
Google Chrome