What’s in the latest Chrome update? Big performance boost, tab search and tab actions, native app for new Macs

By GIXnews

Google this week released Chrome 87, boosting performance with “the largest gain … in years” and featuring a reworked user interface for the browser’s built-in PDF viewer.

The Mountain View, Calif. company also paid out more than $42,000 in bounties to security researchers who reported some of the 33 vulnerabilities addressed in Chrome 87. Ten of the bugs were marked “High,” Google’s second-most-serious threat level. (Critical vulnerabilities are very unusual in Chrome.) A large number of the bounties — seven of the 10 tagged High — had not been yet given a dollar amount, so the actual payout will certainly be significantly higher than the acknowledged amount.

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Source:: Computerworld