High Threat Security Alert (A21-02-03): Vulnerability in Google Chrome
08 February 2021
Reports indicate that the vulnerability (CVE-2021-21148) is being exploited in the wild. Users are advised to take immediate action to patch your affected systems to mitigate the elevated risk of cyber attacks.
Google Chrome prior to version 88.0.4324.150
A successful exploitation could lead to arbitrary code execution or information disclosure on an affected system.
Users of affected systems should update the Google Chrome to version 88.0.4324.150 to address the issue. The update can be obtained through the auto-update mechanism or manually by visiting the "About Google Chrome" page. Concerned users should relaunch the Google Chrome to make the update effective.