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Google announced an update on Wednesday to the Stable channel of its Chrome browser that includes a fix for an exploit that exists in the wild.
CVE-2022-2856 is a fix for “insufficient validation of untrusted input in Intents,” according to Google’s advisory. Intents are typically a way to pass data from inside Chrome to another application, such as the share button on Chrome’s address bar. As noted by the Dark Reading blog, input validation is a common weakness in code.
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