Recently, Google identified a zero-day vulnerability affecting Chrome internet browsers. The vulnerability is a memory management error which could allow a remote attacker to read the contents of files stored on a user’s computer. Google addressed the vulnerability in Chrome version 72.0.3626.121.
Check if your Chrome browser is up-to-date:
- Click this icon in the upper right corner of your browser;
- Go to ‘Help’;
- Go to ‘About Google Chrome’;
- Ensure that your browser displays version 72.0.3626.121
If your browser is not up-to-date, update it immediately.
For additional information, please visit: https://chromereleases.googleblog.com/2019/03/stable-channel-update-for-desktop.html