Google Chrome users to follow these step-by-step guides to ensure your browser is safe from threat!

Updated: Aug 3, 2021

Look out for updates and make sure your browser and operating system are up to date!


Google Chrome users to follow these step-by-step guides to ensure your browser is safe from threat!

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Google has discovered a new threat in Chrome.


CVE-2021-30563 is the 8th zero-day vulnerability found in Chrome this year and the third in a month. But not to worry, Google normally releases fixes for zero-day attacks within a few days. However, for the fixes to be effective, all Chrome users need to update their browsers quickly.


Thus, for the 2 billion Google Chrome users worldwide...


Please follow these step-by-step guides to ensure that your browser is safe from the new threat:


1. On your web browser, go to Settings

Google Chrome users to follow these step-by-step guides to ensure your browser is safe from threat!

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2. Then click ‘About Chrome’

Google Chrome users to follow these step-by-step guides to ensure your browser is safe from threat!

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3. Check whether your browser version on Linux, macOS and Windows is listed as 91.0.4472.164 or above


4. If not 91.0.4472.164 or above, manually check for updates, Click “Relaunch”, then restart your browser once the update is ready.

Google Chrome users to follow these step-by-step guides to ensure your browser is safe from threat!

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5. If yes 91.0.4472.164 or above, then your Google Chrome is safe!

Google Chrome users to follow these step-by-step guides to ensure your browser is safe from threat!

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References: Forbes (website)