Friday, July 30, 2010

Dev Channel Update

The Dev channel has been updated to 6.0.472.14 for All Platforms.

All
  • UI tweaks and clean up
  • Additional stability fixes
Linux
Mac

More details about additional changes are available in the svn log of all revisions.

You can find out about getting on the Dev channel here: http://dev.chromium.org/getting-involved/dev-channel.

If you find new issues, please let us know by filing a bug at http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/entry.

Jason Kersey
Google Chrome

Wednesday, July 28, 2010

Dev Channel Update

The Dev channel has been updated to 6.0.472.11 for all platforms.

This release contains
  • UI tweaks and clean up
  • Additional stability fixes
Known Issues
More details about additional changes are available in the svn log of all revisions

You can find out about getting on the Dev channel here: http://dev.chromium.org/getting-involved/dev-channel

If you find new issues, please let us know by filing a bug at http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/entry

Jason Kersey
Google Chrome

Monday, July 26, 2010

Stable Channel Update

Google Chrome 5.0.375.125 has been released to the Stable channel on Linux, Mac, Windows, and Chrome Frame.

Security fixes and rewards:
Please see the Chromium security page for more detail. Note that the referenced bugs may be kept private until a majority of our users are up to date with the fix.
Aside from the listed security bugs fixed in Chromium, we have also deployed workarounds for two critical vulnerabilities where the root cause lies in external components. Credit and $1337 to Marc Schoenefeld for enabling us to work around a Windows kernel bug [48283]. Credit and $1337 to Simon Berry-Byrne for enabling us to work around a glibc bug [48733].
  • [$500] [42736] Medium Memory contents disclosure in layout code. Credit to Michail Nikolaev.
  • [$500] [43813] High Issue with large canvases. Credit to sp3x of SecurityReason.com.
  • [$500] [47866] High Memory corruption in rendering code. Credit to Jose A. Vazquez.
  • [$500] [48284] High Memory corruption in SVG handling. Credit to Aki Helin of OUSPG.
  • [48597] Low Avoid hostname truncation and incorrect eliding. Credit to Google Chrome Security Team (Inferno).
If you find issues, please let us know: http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/entry

Jason Kersey
Google Chrome

Wednesday, July 21, 2010

Dev Channel Update

The Dev channel has been updated to 6.0.472.0 for Windows, Chrome Frame, and Linux. Update: The Mac build is now live, and is 6.0.472.4.

All
  • [r52693] Fix crash with SSL client auth (Issue 49197)
  • [r52850] Option clicking a link now saves a resource directly without triggering a “Save As...” dialog (Issue 36775)
Mac

Linux
Known Issues
More details about additional changes are available in the svn log of all revisions.

You can find out about getting on the Dev channel here: http://dev.chromium.org/getting-involved/dev-channel.

If you find new issues, please let us know by filing a bug at http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/entry

Jason Kersey
Google Chrome

Thursday, July 15, 2010

Dev Channel Update

The Dev channel has been updated to 6.0.466.0 for Windows and Linux

All
  • Late binding enabled for SSL sockets:  High priority SSL requests are now always sent to the server first.
  • The extension api “chrome.idle” has moved out of experimental and now has its own permission: “idle”.
Windows
  • Fixed crash with SPNEGO authentication on intranet sites.
Linux
  • Flickering favicons on Ubuntu Maverick should be fixed.  (There are other graphical glitches, but those also appear in other apps, so that appears to not be our bug.)
  • Content settings window now uses a list instead of tabs.
  • Remove unnecessary MIMEType field from application shortcuts.
More details about additional changes are available in the svn log of all revision.

You can find out about getting on the Dev channel here: http://dev.chromium.org/getting-involved/dev-channel.

If you find new issues, please let us know by filing a bug at http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/entry

Anthony Laforge
Google Chrome

Friday, July 9, 2010

Dev Channel Update

The Dev channel has been updated to 6.0.458.1 for Windows, Mac and Linux platforms

All
  • InfoBar should not be shown when the user first submits a form
. (Issue: 47426)
  • AutoFill should continuously update profile data as the user submits forms with new data
AutoFill: Aggregate profile data. Remove the AutoFill InfoBar. Remove more remnants of shipping address and CVV. (Issue: 47423)
  • When editing a field in a previously auto-filled form, only display unique suggestions
AutoFill: Remove duplicate suggestions when providing suggestions for a field (Issue: 47436)
  • Enabling sync freezes Chromium
Remove NIGORI from the sync routing info. (Issue: 47766)
Windows
  • Chrome unable to start if other FFmpeg DLLs are present on the system (Issue: 35857)
Known Issues
  • This crasher still exists in the current release, the fix is completed but not for this dev channel update: Issue 48094
More details about additional changes are available in the log of all revisions.

You can find out about getting on the Dev channel here: http://dev.chromium.org/getting-involved/dev-channel.



If you find new issues, please let us know by filing a bug at http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/entry

Karen Grunberg
Google Chrome

Friday, July 2, 2010

Dev Channel Update

The Dev channel has been updated to 6.0.453.1 for All platforms

Windows
  • Consolidated menu is on by default
  • [r50830] Show preview images when dragging images.
  • Printing from the built-in PDF plugin now prints vectors instead of pixels.
  • [r50617] Fix avutil-50.dll entry point not found error by limiting the DLL search path when loading FFmpeg binaries (Issue 35857)
Mac
  • Continued feature parity work
Linux
  • New experimental support for gnome-keyring and kwallet for storing your passwords.  Currently off by default; you can opt in via a command line flag and we’d love feedback as to whether it eats your data.  Please see this thread for information on how to test it (importantly, back up your passwords first).
  • Fixed overlapping characters sometimes seen with complex (Thai, Indic) text.
  • The PDF plugin is now available (turn it on in about:plugins).
More details about additional changes are available in the svn svn log of all revision.

You can find out about getting on the Dev channel here: http://dev.chromium.org/getting-involved/dev-channel.

If you find new issues, please let us know by filing a bug at http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/entry


Anthony Laforge
Google Chrome

Stable Channel Update


Google Chrome 5.0.375.99 has been released to the Stable channel on Linux, Mac, and Windows.
This release fixes the following security issues:
  • [42396] Low OOB read with WebGL. Credit to Sergey Glazunov; Google Chrome Security Team (SkyLined).
  • [42575] [42980] Medium Isolate sandboxed iframes more strongly. Credit to sirdarckcat of Google Security Team.
  • [$500] [43488] High Memory corruption with invalid SVGs. Credit to Aki Hekin of OUSPG; wushi of team509.
  • [$500] [44424] High Memory corruption in bidi algorithm. Credit to wushi of team509.
  • [45164] Low Crash with invalid image. Credit to Jose A. Vazquez.
  • [$1000] [45983] High Memory corruption with invalid PNG (libpng bug). Credit to Aki Helin of OUSPG.
  • [$500] [46360] High Memory corruption in CSS style rendering. Credit to wushi of team509.
  • [46575] Low Annoyance with print dialogs. Credit to Mats Ahlgren.
  • [47056] Low Crash with modal dialogs. Credit to Aki Helin of OUSPG.
 If you find issues, please let us know: http://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/entry

Jason Kersey
Google Chrome