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by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#1192 Google fixes 48 bugs, sandbox escape, in Chrome
Google has patched a high-risk vulnerability in its Chrome browser that allows an attacker to escape the Chrome sandbox.

That vulnerability is one of 48 bugs fixed in version 52 of Chrome released Wednesday.

Four dozen of those flaws are rated as high risks and Google paid out more than $22,000 in rewards to researchers who reported vulnerabilities to the company. Payment on an additional 11 bugs found by bug bounty hunters is pending, Google said.
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#1192 Google fixes 48 bugs, sandbox escape, in Chrome
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