Joomla! Help Support Warrington Cheshire Manchester Merseyside UK3 September 2022.

Hacker News report that Google has "shipped emergency fixes to address a security vulnerability in the Chrome web browser that it said is being actively exploited in the wild.

The issue ... concerns a case of insufficient data validating in Mojo." Source: The Hacker News.

A patch for a 0-Day Vulnerability is issued by developers when they discover a flaw which has been exploited without their knowledge. 

Chrome users should update to the latest version:

  • 105.0.5195.102 for Windows, macOS, and Linux

 to mitigate the risk associated with this flaw.

Read more: Google Releases Urgent Chrome Update to Patch New Zero-Day Vulnerability.

 

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.

 

About The Hacker News

"The Hacker News (THN) is a leading, trusted, widely-acknowledged dedicated cybersecurity news platform, attracting over 8 million monthly readers including IT professionals, researchers, hackers, technologists, and enthusiasts."

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Read more: About 'The Hacker News' Media.

 

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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