Google has released Chrome 95 security update (95.0.4638.69) for Windows, Mac and Linux with fixes for multiple High risk vulnerabilities, 2 of those are being exploited in the wild.
An attacker could exploit these vulnerabilities to take control of impacted systems.
The Chrome security update patched 8 vulnerabilities in all, to include the following 7 High severity vulnerabilities, each discovered by external researchers (those in bold have exploits in the wild):
- CVE-2021-37997: Use after free in Sign-In.
- CVE-2021-37998: Use after free in Garbage Collection.
- CVE-2021-37999: Insufficient data validation in New Tab Page.
- CVE-2021-38000: Insufficient validation of untrusted input in Intents.
- CVE-2021-38001: Type Confusion in V8.
- CVE-2021-38002: Use after free in Web Transport.
- CVE-2021-38003: Inappropriate implementation in V8.
Google warned that it “is aware that exploits for CVE-2021-38000 and CVE-2021-38003 exist in the wild.”