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Google fixes the third actively exploited Chrome 0-Day since January

Google has fixed a new actively exploited zero-day in its Chrome browser, this is the second zero-day issue addressed by the IT giant within a month. The flaw, tracked as CVE-2021-21193, is a use after free vulnerability in the Blink rendering engine.

Google addressed the issue with the 89.0.4389.90 version for Windows, Mac, and Linux, which will be available in the coming days.

The flaw was reported to Google by an anonymous researcher on March 9, at the time of this writing the company did not reveal details about the vulnerability to avoid those other threat actors could exploit the issue in the wild.

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