Google Chrome CVE-2022-1096 Emergency Patch

Shortly after announcing a CRITICAL security patch for CVE-2022-0971 Google is at it once again, dropping a HIGH security patch as an emergency yesterday.

Google is aware that an exploit for CVE-2022-1096 exists in the wild.

There is only one CVE listed in the update announcement, which hints towards a higher severity than just HIGH not to mention exploits exist in the wild.

The Stable channel has been updated to 99.0.4844.84… This update includes 1 security fix.

It also follows news of attribution for an exploit circulating at the start of 2022, which claims North Korea hunted Americans on Google Chrome with CVE-2022-0609 to steal crypto coin and intelligence.

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