Latest Google Chrome Patch addresses Critical Security Flaws
Patched version is 77.0.3865.90.
Avoid using Chrome to browse the web until you see it is using the patched version (or later release):
The patch addresses 1 critical and 3 high-risk security vulnerabilities, the most severe of which could "allow remote hackers to take control of an affected system".
Source: The Hacker News.
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.
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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).