Google issues emergency warning to update Chrome
Google Chrome users – please take a few minutes to update your Chrome browser to version Version 99.0.4844.84.
Do it NOW! It only takes a few minutes.
Read more about the security issue making this update essential.
How to update Chrome? See my screenshots and follow them in order.
Apparently Microsoft Edge uses some of the open source code used in Chrome. Edge must be updated as well.
Why is this Chrome CVE included in the Security Update Guide?
The vulnerability assigned to this CVE is in Chromium Open Source Software (OSS) which is consumed by Microsoft Edge (Chromium-based). It is being documented in the Security Update Guide to announce that the latest version of Microsoft Edge (Chromium-based) is no longer vulnerable. Please see Security Update Guide Supports CVEs Assigned by Industry Partners for more information.
How can I see the version of the browser?
- In your Microsoft Edge browser, click on the 3 dots (…) on the very right-hand side of the window
- Click on Help and Feedback
- Click on About Microsoft Edge
What is the version information for this release?
|Microsoft Edge Version||Date Released||Based on Chromium Version|