Chrome is my favourite browser. It is lightweight, clean and offers one of the best browsing experience.
Security is taken very seriously by Google. The browser auto-updates itself when a new version is available, something more and more software vendors are going towards.
Chrome displays a warning before visiting a page that could infect your computer:
and also before downloading a file suspected of being malicious:
These are great features and especially for users who aren’t necessarily security savvy to begin with.