Google Chrome 49 and Firefox 45 Address Multiple Security Issues
Security Update : Yesterday, Mozilla and Google released new versions of their browsers, both of which contained bug fixes for multiple high and critical security issues.
The first to announce a new version was Mozilla, who launched the long-awaited Firefox version 45, which, besides removing Tab Groups and adding Synced Tabs, also fixed a lot of security issues.
Mozilla engineers addressed 22 issues, to be more exact, eight of which were ranked as critical, and seven as high severity.
Out of all the security bugs rated critical, probably the most important was the one that addressed a crucial vulnerability that could be exploited via maliciously crafted font files.
We detailed the issue in d… (read more)