Billions of users could be affected by this vulnerability in Google Chrome

Google Chrome and other Chromium-based browsers (opens in a new tab) A high-severity vulnerability was discovered that allowed cybercriminals to steal users’ confidential files, including the contents of their cryptocurrency wallets and login credentials.

Cybersecurity experts at Imperva have found that the way Chrome and Chromium-based browsers (used by approximately 2.5 billion people) interact with file systems is flawed. More specifically, the way browsers process symbolic links.

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