Security Alert: Chrome Under Attack

We have been made aware of a new Chrome zero-day vulnerability. This latest attack shares similar traits to the previous attacks but is currently being exploited by external attackers.

To overcome this vulnerability Google has released Chrome version 86.0.4240.183.

Organisations need to check that staff are running this latest version of Chrome.


Update Google Chrome:

  1. To manually update to the latest version click the OptionsHelpAbout Google Chrome:

  1. There you’ll see the current version you’re running and that an update is available. Click Relaunch, and you’ll be running the latest version in no time:

If, having followed the guide above, you are unable to update your Chrome to v86.0.4240.183 or need help protecting your staff please contact us on 0333 344 8791

If you would like to find out more about C>Ways and how we can help your organisation be more secure and mitigate risks, call us on 0333 344 8971 or book a Free Cyber Audit.