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Security Update:Google Released 51 Security Chrome Fixes for Windows, Mac and Linux Users

Status Type

Security Update

Date and Time

Monday, January 30, 2017 - 15:26

Reason

Security Update

Impact

Windows, MAC, and Linux Chrome Users

WHAT HAPPENED?
Google released Chrome version 56.0.2924.76 for Windows, Mac and Linux users to address 51 security fixes.

Advanced Users: For a complete description of the security enhancement and affected software refer to Google’s Stable Channel Update at https://chromereleases.googleblog.com/.

 

AFFECTED SYSTEMS
Windows, MAC, and Linux Chrome Users

 

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

  1. If you are supported by ITFS or have different IT support, no action on your part is required.
  2. 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.


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