Wednesday, August 31, 2011

Beta Channel Update

The Beta channel has been updated to 14.0.835.124 for Windows, Mac, Linux, and Chrome Frame.  This release contains fixes for a number of plugin stability issues and other bugs.  Full details about what changes are in this build are available in the SVN revision log.  Interested in switching to the Beta channel?  Find out how.  If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Jason Kersey
Google Chrome

Tuesday, August 30, 2011

Beta Channel Update

The Beta channel has been updated to 14.0.835.122 for Windows, Mac, Linux, and Chrome Frame.  This release contains fixes for a number of stability issues along with other bugs, and an updated version of Adobe Flash Player.  Full details about what changes are in this build are available in the SVN revision log.  Interested in switching to the Beta channel?  Find out how.  If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Jason Kersey
Google Chrome

Stable Update

The Stable channel has also been updated to 13.0.782.218 for Windows, Mac, Linux, and Chrome Frame.

These releases contain an updated version of the Adobe Flash Player. We also disabled a certificate authority (CA).


If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Anthony Laforge
Google Chrome

Monday, August 29, 2011

Dev Channel Updates for Chromebooks

The Google Chrome team is happy to announce the release of Chrome 15.0.862.1 (Platform version: 950.0) on the Dev Channel for Chromebooks (Acer AC700, Samsung Series 5, and Cr-48).


Highlights:
  • Fix several stability issues along with other bugs.
  • Updated New Tab Page
  • Multimedia player fixes

If you find new issues, please let us know by visiting our help site or filing a bug. You can also submit feedback using "Report an issue" under the wrench icon. Interested in switching to the Beta channel? Find out how.

Josafat Garcia
Google Chrome

Dev Channel Update


The Dev channel has been updated to 15.0.865.0 for Windows, Mac, Linux, and Chrome Frame.

Note: we are doing a performance experiment on Windows only. Some users will get 15.0.865.1000. This version is identical to 865.0 in features but has different optimizations.

All
  • Updated V8 3.5.8.0
  • r98474: Fixed some downloads crashers occurring due to over-aggressive consistency checks.
  • Print Preview is working once again.
  • Fixed issue where turning on sync encryption could remove bookmark titles.
Windows
  • r98148: When downloading a file with illegal trailing characters in the file name, they are replaced rather than truncated.
Known Issues
  • Angry birds doesn’t load when switching from SD to HD on Mac (Issue: 94629)
Full details about what changes are in this build are available in the SVN revision log.  Interested in switching to the Beta or Stable channels?  Find out how.  If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Dharani Govindan
Google Chrome

Wednesday, August 24, 2011

Dev Channel Update


The Dev channel has been updated to 15.0.861.0 for Windows, Mac, Linux, and Chrome Frame.

All
  • Updated V8 3.5.7.0
  • Fixes a blank popup issue for extensions (Issue: 92669).
Windows
  • Fixed many of the common crashes.
Mac
  • Fixed many of the common crashes.
  • Workaround put in place for crashes in Chrome’s GPU process with some NVIDIA hardware (Issue: 89557).
Linux
  • Fixes being unable to close tabs by clicking the ‘x’ button on the tab (Issue: 92771).
Known Issues
  • Print Preview is not working. The fix is coming in the next update (Issue: 94121).
Full details about what changes are in this build are available in the SVN revision log.  Interested in switching to the Beta or Stable channels?  Find out how.  If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Dharani Govindan
Google Chrome

Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Beta Channel Update

The Beta channel has been updated to 14.0.835.109 for Windows, Mac, Linux, and Chrome Frame.  This release contains fixes for a number of stability issues along with other bugs.  Full details about what changes are in this build are available in the SVN revision log.  Interested in switching to the Beta channel?  Find out how.  If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Jason Kersey
Google Chrome

Beta Channel Update for Chromebooks

The Beta Channel has been updated to 14.0.835.110 for Chromebooks: Acer AC700 (Platform version: 811.61), Samsung Series 5 (Platform version: 811.62) , and Cr-48 (Platform version: 811.61) .

Release highlights:
  • A number of stability issues along with other bugs.
  • Fixed regression bugs for new korean IME.
  • Updated String translations
If you find new issues, please let us know by visiting our help site or filing a bug. Interested in switching channels? Find out how. You can submit feedback using ‘Report an issue’ under the wrench menu.

Orit Mazor
Google Chrome

Monday, August 22, 2011

Stable Channel Update for Chromebooks

The Google Chrome team is happy to announce the release of Chrome 13.0.782.216 (Platform version: 587.126) on the Stable Channel for Chromebooks (Acer AC700, Samsung Series 5, and Cr-48).

Highlights:
  • Several Chrome security fixes. See blog post for details.
If you find new issues, please let us know by visiting our help site or filing a bug. You can also submit feedback using "Report an issue" under the wrench icon.

Danielle Drew
Google Chrome

Stable Channel Update


The Chrome Stable channel has been updated to 13.0.782.215 for all platforms.  This release contains the following security fixes.


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.

  • [$1000] [Windows only] [72492] Medium CVE-2011-2822: URL parsing confusion on the command line. Credit to Vladimir Vorontsov, ONsec company.
  • [82552] High CVE-2011-2823: Use-after-free in line box handling. Credit to Google Chrome Security Team (SkyLined) and independent later discovery by miaubiz.
  • [$1000] [88216] High CVE-2011-2824: Use-after-free with counter nodes. Credit to miaubiz.
  • [88670] High CVE-2011-2825: Use-after-free with custom fonts. Credit to wushi of team509 reported through ZDI (ZDI-CAN-1283), plus indepdendent later discovery by miaubiz.
  • [$1000] [89402] High CVE-2011-2821: Double free in libxml XPath handling. Credit to Yang Dingning from NCNIPC, Graduate University of Chinese Academy of Sciences.
  • [$1000] [87453] High CVE-2011-2826: Cross-origin violation with empty origins. Credit to Sergey Glazunov.
  • [$1337] [Windows only] [89836] Critical CVE-2011-2806: Memory corruption in vertex handing. Credit to Michael Braithwaite of Turbulenz Limited.
  • [$1000] [90668] High CVE-2011-2827: Use-after-free in text searching. Credit to miaubiz.
  • [91517] High CVE-2011-2828: Out-of-bounds write in v8. Credit to Google Chrome Security Team (SkyLined).
  • [$1500] [32-bit only] [91598] High CVE-2011-2829: Integer overflow in uniform arrays. Credit to Sergey Glazunov.
  • [$1000] [Linux only] [91665] High CVE-2011-2839: Buggy memset() in PDF. Credit to Aki Helin of OUSPG.
The full list of changes is available in the SVN revision log.  Interested in switching to another?  Find out how.  If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Anthony Laforge
Google Chrome

Friday, August 19, 2011

Dev Channel Updates for Chromebooks

The Google Chrome team is happy to announce the release of Chrome 15.0.855.0 (Platform version: 916.0) on the Dev Channel for Chromebooks (Acer AC700, Samsung Series 5, and Cr-48).

Highlights:
  • Fix several stability issues along with other bugs.
  • Updated New Tab Page
Known issues:
  • File Browser Multi-media player broken (19116).
  • 3G activation is taking longer time with Gobi 3K and 2k modems (19421).

If you find new issues, please let us know by visiting our help site or filing a bug. You can also submit feedback using "Report an issue" under the wrench icon. Interested in switching to the Beta channel? Find out how.

Josafat Garcia
Google Chrome

Thursday, August 18, 2011

Beta Channel Update for Chromebooks

The Google Chrome team is happy to announce the release of Chrome 14 on the Beta Channel for Chromebooks (Acer AC700, Samsung Series 5, and Cr-48).

Chrome version 14.0.835.98 (Platform version: 811.47)

Release highlights:
  • Supports new Chrome 14 functionality (check out the official Chrome blog. for more information)
  • Supports VPN and Netflix (check out the official Chrome blog. for more information)
  • Zip file support
  • Gpu accelerated scrolling
  • Crash fixes
  • Security updates

If you find new issues, please let us know by visiting our help site or filing a bug. Interested in switching channels? Find out how. You can submit feedback using ‘Report an issue’ under the wrench menu.

Orit Mazor
Google Chrome

Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Dev Channel Updates for Chromebooks

The Google Chrome team is happy to announce the release of Chrome 14.0.835.98 (Platform version: 811.47) on the Dev Channel for Chromebooks (Acer AC700, Samsung Series 5, and Cr-48).
Highlights:
  • A number of stability issues along with other bugs.
  • Update ChromeVox with new version.
  • Update the Netflix plugin to 1.1.4.
Known issues:
  • System reboots or stuck with black screen on closing and opening the lid quickly for few times (16922).
  • Feedback tool no longer finds existing screenshots (18227).
  • 3G activate successfully but with connection error (18875).

If you find new issues, please let us know by visiting our help site or filing a bug. You can also submit feedback using "Report an issue" under the wrench icon. Interested in switching to the Beta channel? Find out how.

Orit Mazor
Google Chrome

Dev Channel Update


Update: Chrome for Windows has been push to Dev as 15.0.854.0


The Dev channel has been updated to 15.0.854.0 for Mac, Linux, and Chrome Frame. Windows will be updated soon.



All
  • Updated V8 3.5.5.0
  • [r96420] Fixed uninstalls for forced install extensions [Issue 86519]
  • Fixed many known stability issues
Mac
  • [r96851] New multi-profile UI
  • [r96393] Fixed bookmark menu translation [Issue 92410]
Linux
  • [r96518] Fixed import success message when user cancels the import [Issue 88947]
Known Issues
  • Unable to close tabs in Linux [Issue 93086]
Full details about what changes are in this build are available in the SVN revision log.  Interested in switching to the Beta or Stable channels?  Find out how.  If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Dharani Govindan
Google Chrome

Monday, August 15, 2011

Beta Channel Update

The Beta channel has been updated to 14.0.835.94 for Windows, Mac, Linux, and Chrome Frame.  This release contains fixes for a number of stability issues along with other bugs.  Full details about what changes are in this build are available in the SVN revision log.  Interested in switching to the Beta channel?  Find out how.  If you find a new issue, please let us know by filing a bug.

Jason Kersey
Google Chrome

Thursday, August 11, 2011

Dev Channel Updates for Chromebooks

The Google Chrome team is happy to announce the release of Chrome 14.0.835.87 (Platform version: 811.34) on the Dev Channel for Chromebooks (Acer AC700, Samsung Series 5, and Cr-48).
Highlights:
  • Update the Netflix plugin to 1.1.3
  • Update Pepper Flash to version 10.3.200.105
Known issues:
  • 18953: Duplicate processes for apps / extensions shown in Task Manager

If you find new issues, please let us know by visiting our help site or filing a bug. You can also submit feedback using "Report an issue" under the wrench icon. Interested in switching to the Beta channel? Find out how.

Orit Mazor
Google Chrome