Security Update:Google Releases a New Version of Chrome to Address 3 Highly Severe Vulnerabilities
Date and Time
Macintosh, Windows and Linux Google Chrome Users
Google releases Chrome version 49.0.2623.87 to address 3 High vulnerabilities for Windows, Mac, and Linux.
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/2016/03/stable-channel-update.html.
- Chrome 49.0.2623.75 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 Chrome at https://support.google.com/chrome/answer/95414?hl=en.
- IT Security - http://it.ucsf.edu/security