(Morris said he had found evidence of the bug in Chromium's bug tracker as far back as 2010; Computerworld was unable to locate such a thread.)
Later on Monday, July 14, Google assigned a developer to investigate the bug, closed the thread to new outside comments, and raised the problem's priority to "1."
The Chromium bug tracker does not indicate when a flaw or problem will be fixed, or which version of Chrome will include the change. Google did not immediately reply to a request for comment.
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