Hacker News recommend update Chrome Browser to Patch New Zero‑Day Bug

joomla help support cheshire manchester merseyside north west uk15 July 2021.

Hacker News report that Google has pushed out a new security update to Chrome browser for Windows, Mac, and Linux with multiple fixes, including a zero-day that it says is being exploited in the wild.

A zero-day attack patch is issued by developers when they discover a flaw which has been exploited without their knowledge.

Chrome users should update to the latest version:

  • 91.0.4472.164

to mitigate the risk associated with this flaw.

Read more: New Chrome 0-Day Bug under active attack.

 

Update Chrome to the latest release

By default the Chrome browser should update automatically.

But to be on the safe side, you should still check you are using the latest release.

Visit the above link for instructions how to check.

 

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Protect your device, browser & web connection

When thinking about website security, it is easy to overlook the:

  • device (operating system) used to connect to your website,
  • the way you connect (your web browser) to the internet, and
  • how you connect (in the clear or via encryption).

Read more: Protect your device, browser & web connection.

 

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