Google has released security updates to address the first Chrome zero-day vulnerability of the year that is actively being exploited in the wild.
“The Stable channel has been updated to 120.0.6099.234 for Mac and 120.0.6099.224 for Linux and 120.0.6099.224/225 to Windows which will roll out over the coming days/weeks.” reads the security advisory published by the IT giant. “Google is aware of reports that an exploit for CVE-2024-0519 exists in the wild.”
A remote attacker can exploit the flaw by tricking a user into visiting a crafted HTML page to potentially exploit heap corruption.
As usual, Google did not share details of the attacks that exploited the CVE-2024-0519 zero-day in the wild.
Google also fixed the following vulnerabilities: