Google has released Chrome 99.0.4844.84 for Windows, Mac, and Linux users to address a high-severity zero-day bug exploited in the wild.
"Google is aware that an exploit for CVE-2022-1096 exists in the wild," the browser vendor said in a security advisory published on Friday.
The 99.0.4844.84 version is already rolling out worldwide in the Stable Desktop channel, and Google says it might be a matter of weeks until it reaches the entire userbase.
Although Google stated that the vulnerability is being actively exploited in the wild, it hasn’t shared any information regarding these incidents. However, the company has released a patch for the zero-day and is advising users to upgrade to Chrome 99.0.4844.84 as soon as possible to prevent further exploitation attempts.