Google Chrome is a browser that combines a minimal design with sophisticated technology to make the Web faster, safer, and easier. Use one box for everything--type in the address bar and get suggestions for both search and Web pages. Thumbnails of your top sites let you access your favorite pages instantly with lightning speed from any new tab. Desktop shortcuts allow you to launch your favorite Web apps straight from your desktop.
What's new in this version:
- Chrome 8 now contains a built in PDF viewer that is secured in Chrome's sandbox.
- Low Possible pop-up blocker bypass. Credit to Google Chrome Security Team (SkyLined).
- Medium Cross-origin video theft with canvas. Credit to Nirankush Panchbhai and Microsoft Vulnerability Research (MSVR).
- Low Browser crash with HTML5 databases. Credit to Google Chrome Security Team (Inferno).
- Low Prevent excessive file dialogs, possibly leading to browser crash. C... See all new features »