Update Chrome to patch new actively exploited Zero-Day Flaws

joomla help support cheshire manchester merseyside north west uk30 September 2021.

Hacker News report that Google has "rolled out an emergency security patch to its Chrome web browser to address TWO security flaws that are known to have been 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:

  • 94.0.4606.71

for Windows, Mac, and Linux to mitigate the risk associated with this flaw.

Read more: Update Chrome to patch new actively exploited Zero-Day Flaws.

 

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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