Security Update:Google Releases Newer Version of Chrome to Address Multiple Vulnerability for All Users
Date and Time
Google has released Chrome version 47.0.2526.73 to address 41 vulnerabilities for Windows, Mac, and Linux.
Google classifies several of the vulnerabilities as Critical and High.
Advanced Users: For a complete description of the security enhancement and affected software refer to Google’s Stable Channel Update at http://googlechromereleases.blogspot.com/2015/12/stable-channel-update.html
Chrome 47.0.2526.72 and below
WHAT'S THE PROBLEM?
Exploitation of the vulnerability may allow an attacker to take control of your computer.
HOW DO I PROTECT MY COMPUTER?
Update your software
- If you are supported by ITFS or have different IT support, no action on your part is required.
- If you do not have IT support or they do not support your computer, Chrome is setup by default to auto update; but if you disabled that function and you need to manually update refer to Update Google Chrome at https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95414?hl=en.
- IT Security - http://it.ucsf.edu/security