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Google Chrome 119 offline installer: Update closes critical vulnerability

Google has started upgrading its Chrome browser to version 119. The update closes 15 security holes, including a risky vulnerability.

With a global market share of around 67 percent, Google’s Chrome is by far the most popular browser. This also makes it an attractive target for hackers and malware. With Chrome 119, a new version of the surfing program is now available that closes 15 known security gaps. Therefore, 119.0.6045.160 make sure that your browser is up to date. Google wants to distribute the update to all users over the coming days and weeks. If you don’t have the update yet, use one of the following downloads. Your bookmarks, passwords, and historical data are preserved upon installation.

If you want to see websites load faster and have more notification prompts blocked, you’ll want to update to chrome 119 as soon as possible.

Chrome 119: 16 security holes patched

With the new version 119.0.6045.160 for Windows, macOS, and Linux, the developers eliminate 15 vulnerabilities in the browser according to the Chrome Releases Blog. three of the leaks reported by external security researchers are classified by the Internet giant as “High”, i.e. a very high risk. After all, others have a medium or low risk. Moreover, it also addresses 114 bugs discovered in the browser.

  • [$16000][1492698] High CVE-2023-5480: Inappropriate implementation in Payments. Reported by Vsevolod Kokorin (Slonser) of Solidlab on 2023-10-14
  • [$11000][1492381] High CVE-2023-5482: Insufficient data validation in USB. Reported by DarkNavy on 2023-10-13
  • [$TBD][1492384] High CVE-2023-5849: Integer overflow in USB. Reported by DarkNavy on 2023-10-13
  • [$3000][1281972] Medium CVE-2023-5850: Incorrect security UI in Downloads. Reported by Mohit Raj (shadow2639)  on 2021-12-22
  • [$3000][1473957] Medium CVE-2023-5851: Inappropriate implementation in Downloads. Reported by Shaheen Fazim on 2023-08-18
  • [$2000][1480852] Medium CVE-2023-5852: Use after free in Printing. Reported by [pwn2car] on 2023-09-10
  • [$1000][1456876] Medium CVE-2023-5853: Incorrect security UI in Downloads. Reported by Hafiizh on 2023-06-22
  • [$1000][1488267] Medium CVE-2023-5854: Use after free in Profiles. Reported by Dohyun Lee (@l33d0hyun) of SSD-Disclosure Labs & DNSLab, Korea Univ on 2023-10-01
  • [$TBD][1492396] Medium CVE-2023-5855: Use after free in Reading Mode. Reported by ChaobinZhang on 2023-10-13
  • [$TBD][1493380] Medium CVE-2023-5856: Use after free in Side Panel. Reported by Weipeng Jiang (@Krace) of VRI on 2023-10-17
  • [N/A][1493435] Medium CVE-2023-5857: Inappropriate implementation in Downloads. Reported by Will Dormann on 2023-10-18
  • [$3000][1457704] Low CVE-2023-5858: Inappropriate implementation in WebApp Provider. Reported by Axel Chong on 2023-06-24
  • [$500][1482045] Low CVE-2023-5859: Incorrect security UI in Picture In Picture. Reported by Junsung Lee on 2023-09-13

The company traditionally withholds details of the problems discovered until the majority of users have installed the update. Fortunately, there have been no reports so far that cybercriminals are already actively exploiting the vulnerabilities.

New features in Chrome 119

In addition to security updates, bug fixes, and stability improvements, Chrome 119 now lets you save and sync tab groups.

Smarter Address Bar: In Chrome 119, typos in the address bar are automatically corrected by comparing with browsing history and popular sites. Additionally, searching for bookmark folders directly from the address bar is now possible. The visual layout of suggestions below the address bar has also been improved.

iOS Exclusive Feature: Chrome 119 for iOS introduces a feature allowing seamless browsing across devices. A banner at the top displays a recently opened website on another device, accompanied by a convenient button to open it.

Intelligent Tab Organization: Chrome 119 is actively developing intelligent tab organization. While specific details are not yet known, a sweep button next to the tab switcher aims to bring order to the chaos of managing multiple tabs.

Hover Link Previews (Experimental): An experimental feature in Chrome 119 introduces hover link previews on the desktop. Similar to Safari on iOS, previews appear when hovering over links. However, the current implementation is still in development, with room for improvement, as the previews pop up too quickly and require manual dismissal.

How to upgrade to Chrome 119?

If you are already running the Chrome browser, the latest version 119.0.6045.160 downloads and installs automatically.

  • First, open the Google Chrome browser
  • Click on the Chrome menu icon on the browser toolbar at the top right
  • Then click on help, about Google Chrome, You can access the same from Chrome settings -> About Chrome
  •  This will automatically download the Google Chrome 119 update.

Or you can simply type chrome://settings/help on the address and press the enter key to update Chrome 119.

Chrome 119 download


Download the Google Chrome 119 offline installer

Important to know! The offline installer links do not include the automatic update feature.

Download: Google Chrome Offline Installer 64-bit | 92.6 MB
Download: Google Chrome Offline Installer 32-bit | 88.2 MB

Download web installer: Google Chrome Web 32-bit | Google Chrome 64-bit | Freeware.

Download: Google Chrome MSI Installers for Windows (automatic update)

DownloadGoogle Chrome MSI Installer [Enterprise Edition]

DownloadGoogle Chrome for macOS

DownloadGoogle Chrome Offline Installer for Linux

DownloadGoogle Chrome for Android

DownloadGoogle Chrome for iOS

DownloadGoogle Chrome Portable

Install Chrome on Windows 11

Installing Google Chrome on your Windows 11 PC or laptop is as simple as downloading it.

First, visit the Chrome official site and click the Download Chrome button

Download chrome

  • The next screen brings up the terms and service screen,
  • Read the terms and license agreement, then click the accept and install button to download the web setup file of Chrome.

Chrome terms of service

  • Now open the download location, right-click on chromeSetup.exe and select run as administrator,
  • This will take less than a minute (depending on your internet speed) to complete the download and installation process.

Once done

Windows 10: A Chrome window opens after everything is done. You can make Chrome your default browser.

And you have successfully installed Google Chrome on Windows 10.

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