Update Google Chrome ASAP say Hacker News

joomla support cheshire manchester merseyside north west uk11 November 2020.

Hard on the heels of a bulletins by Hacker News on 21 October and 3 November 2020 recommending Google Chrome Users check they are using the latest available release, they have published another one!

Reason: TWO MORE New Chrome 0-day Active Attacks.

The Hacker News NOW recommend that you update Chrome to the following patched version ASAP:

  • 86.0.4240.198

Source: The Hacker News.

Read more: TWO MORE New Chrome 0-day Active Attacks.

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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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."

Read more: About 'The Hacker News' Media.

 

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