Google Chrome 68 stable channel download links are available for Windows, Mac, and Linux. You are suggested to download Google Chrome 68 to improve the reliability of your browser and experience new features.

This latest Chrome 68 version brings a new feature that warns “Not Secure” while launching HTTP pages. Google recommends the website owners to migrate the website to HTTPS if they are still using HTTP.

In this version of Chrome, we noticed two more important and worthy features. The first feature is “Clean Up Computer” which removes harmful software and extensions.

Google Chrome 68 feature Clean up computer

Another feature is “Web browsing with Google smarts” that lets you sync and personalize Chrome 68 across the different devices.

Web browsing with Google Smart

List of Security Fixes Contributed by External Researchers and Rewards

This latest Google Chrome update contains 42 security fixes. Google has revealed the vulnerabilities that were reported by the external researchers. Google team doesn’t prefer to disclose the bug details before releasing the fixes as that may cause compromising the security of systems.

  • [$5000][850350] High CVE-2018-6153: Stack buffer overflow in Skia. Reported by Zhen Zhou of NSFOCUS Security Team on 2018-06-07
  • [$3000][848914] High CVE-2018-6154: Heap buffer overflow in WebGL. Reported by Omair on 2018-06-01
  • [$N/A][842265] High CVE-2018-6155: Use after free in WebRTC. Reported by Natalie Silvanovich of Google Project Zero on 2018-05-11
  • [$N/A][841962] High CVE-2018-6156: Heap buffer overflow in WebRTC. Reported by Natalie Silvanovich of Google Project Zero on 2018-05-10
  • [$N/A][840536] High CVE-2018-6157: Type confusion in WebRTC. Reported by Natalie Silvanovich of Google Project Zero on 2018-05-07
  • [$2000][841280] Medium CVE-2018-6158: Use after free in Blink. Reported by Zhe Jin(金哲),Luyao Liu(刘路遥) from Chengdu Security Response Center of Qihoo 360 Technology Co. Ltd on 2018-05-09
  • [$2000][837275] Medium CVE-2018-6159: Same origin policy bypass in ServiceWorker. Reported by Jun Kokatsu (@shhnjk) on 2018-04-26
  • [$1000][839822] Medium CVE-2018-6160: URL spoof in Chrome on iOS. Reported by evi1m0 of Bilibili Security Team on 2018-05-04
  • [$1000][826552] Medium CVE-2018-6161: Same origin policy bypass in WebAudio. Reported by Jun Kokatsu (@shhnjk) on 2018-03-27
  • [$1000][804123] Medium CVE-2018-6162: Heap buffer overflow in WebGL. Reported by Omair on 2018-01-21
  • [$500][849398] Medium CVE-2018-6163: URL spoof in Omnibox. Reported by Khalil Zhani on 2018-06-04
  • [$500][848786] Medium CVE-2018-6164: Same origin policy bypass in ServiceWorker. Reported by Jun Kokatsu (@shhnjk) on 2018-06-01
  • [$500][847718] Medium CVE-2018-6165: URL spoof in Omnibox. Reported by evi1m0 of Bilibili Security Team on 2018-05-30
  • [$500][835554] Medium CVE-2018-6166: URL spoof in Omnibox. Reported by Lnyas Zhang on 2018-04-21
  • [$500][833143] Medium CVE-2018-6167: URL spoof in Omnibox. Reported by Lnyas Zhang on 2018-04-15
  • [$500][828265] Medium CVE-2018-6168: CORS bypass in Blink. Reported by Gunes Acar and Danny Y. Huang of Princeton University, Frank Li of UC Berkeley on 2018-04-03
  • [$500][394518] Medium CVE-2018-6169: Permissions bypass in extension installation . Reported by Sam P on 2014-07-16
  • [$TBD][862059] Medium CVE-2018-6170: Type confusion in PDFium. Reported by Anonymous on 2018-07-10
  • [$TBD][851799] Medium CVE-2018-6171: Use after free in WebBluetooth. Reported by [email protected] on 2018-06-12
  • [$TBD][847242] Medium CVE-2018-6172: URL spoof in Omnibox. Reported by Khalil Zhani on 2018-05-28
  • [$TBD][836885] Medium CVE-2018-6173: URL spoof in Omnibox. Reported by Khalil Zhani on 2018-04-25
  • [$N/A][835299] Medium CVE-2018-6174: Integer overflow in SwiftShader. Reported by Mark Brand of Google Project Zero on 2018-04-20
  • [$TBD][826019] Medium CVE-2018-6175: URL spoof in Omnibox. Reported by Khalil Zhani on 2018-03-26
  • [$N/A][666824] Medium CVE-2018-6176: Local user privilege escalation in Extensions. Reported by Jann Horn of Google Project Zero on 2016-11-18
  • [$500][826187] Low CVE-2018-6177: Cross-origin information leak in Blink. Reported by Ron Masas (Imperva) on 2018-03-27
  • [$500][823194] Low CVE-2018-6178: UI spoof in Extensions. Reported by Khalil Zhani on 2018-03-19
  • [$500][816685] Low CVE-2018-6179: Local file information leak in Extensions. Reported by Anonymous on 2018-02-26
  • [$500][797461] Low CVE-2018-6044: Request privilege escalation in Extensions . Reported by Rob Wu on 2017-12-23
  • [$500][791324] Low CVE-2018-4117: Cross-origin information leak in Blink. Reported by AhsanEjaz – @AhsanEjazA on 2017-12-03

[866821] Various fixes from internal audits, fuzzing, and other initiatives

As per Google, the following bugs were fixed in previous Chrome releases, but were mistakenly omitted from the release notes at the time:

  • [$1000][812667] Medium CVE-2018-6150: Cross-origin information disclosure in Service Workers. Reported by Rob Wu on 2018-02-15
  • [$500][805905] Medium CVE-2018-6151: Bad cast in DevTools. Reported by Rob Wu on 2018-01-25
  • [$2000][805445] Medium CVE-2018-6152: Local file write in DevTools. Reported by Rob Wu on 2018-01-24

How to Update Google Chrome 68 Manually

While using Chrome 67 or earlier version, you can check for new version availability just by navigating to chrome://help/. Once you are on this page Google shall automatically check for the updates. In case, an update is available it will be downloaded immediately. Just restart the browser to implement the Chrome 68 update.

Download Google Chrome 68 Offline Installer

You can download Google Chrome 68 offline installer for your particular Operating System using below given direct links:

Google Chrome 68 offline installer for Windows 32-bit (Size: 49 MB) – Download
Google Chrome 68 offline installer for Windows 64-bit (Size: 50 MB) – Download
Google Chrome 68 offline installer for Mac OS (Size: 67 MB) – Download
Google Chrome 68 offline installer for Linux Debian 64-bit (Size: 52 MB) – Download
Google Chrome 68 offline installer for Linux RPM (Size: 52MB) – Download

Just update your browser to fix all the bugs stated above and share your experience with us via comments.

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