Microsoft Edge 101 Stable is now available. The new version of Microsoft’s cross-platform web browser fixes 25 security issues and includes several non-security improvements.
Desktop users can select Menu > Help & Feedback > About Microsoft Edge or load edge://settings/help directly into the browser’s address bar to see the current version of the browser. Edge will check for updates when you open the page, and the new update should download and install at this point.
Also of interest: Microsoft is currently testing a browser proxy in Edge.
Microsoft Edge 101
Microsoft Edge 101.0.1210.32 patches 25 different browser vulnerabilities. Most address issues in Chromium, the core that Microsoft’s browser shares with browsers like Google Chrome, Brave, Vivaldi, or Opera.
Two vulnerabilities, CVE-2022-29146 and CVE-2022-29147, are edge specific. The first has a severity rating of moderate, and successful exploitation could result in a browser…