Hacker News recommend update Chrome Browser to Patch New Zero‑Day Bug
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:
to mitigate the risk associated with this flaw.
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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