Important Security Update for Web Browsers

Google recently released an updated version of its Chrome browser to prevent a risk that could allow attackers to execute arbitrary code on computers running unpatched versions.

Those using Google Chrome, Microsoft Edge, Brave, and other web browsers based on Chromium, are strongly encouraged to install and apply the necessary security updates.

Google Chrome

To install the Chrome update immediately, you may use the following link within Chrome: chrome://settings/help. Alternatively, you may go to the Chrome menu, choose Help, then About Google Chrome to perform the update. For more information on updating Chrome, visit support.google.com/chrome/answer/95414.

Microsoft Edge

To install the Edge update immediately, visit edge://settings/help, and the browser will automatically begin to update. Alternatively, you can also go to Settings and More, then Help and Feedback, and About Microsoft Edge. for more information on updating Edge, visit Microsoft Support at support.microsoft.com/en-us/topic/microsoft-edge-update-settings-af8aaca2-1b69-4870-94fe-18822dbb7ef1.

Microsoft Brave

To install the Brave update immediately, visit brave://settings/help, or go to the Brave menu, choose Help, and then About Brave, to begin performing the update. For more information on Security at Duke, visit security.duke.edu.

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