Microsoft How we unearthed a critical flaw in ChromeOS and how Google fixed it


Compared to older versions of Windows and MacOS, ChromeOS is thought to be more secure, but Microsoft has just found a serious, remotely exploitable issue in ChromeOS’s audio server with a severity rating of 9.8 out of 10.

The flaw was discovered in the ChromiumOS Music Server (CRAS), a service that sends audio to accessories like USB speakers and Bluetooth headsets. It was discovered by Microsoft security researcher Jonathan Bar Or. Read More…