Google Says Upgrade To Windows 10 After Critical Flaws Found In Chrome And Windows 7

Google Says Upgrade To Windows 10 After Critical Flaws Found In Chrome And Windows 7

Original source: Forbes | By: Davey Winder - Mar 9, 2019

Earlier this week Google released an update for the Chrome web browser that it urged users to ensure was implemented immediately. That was because the Threat Analysis Group at Google had uncovered a critical zero-day vulnerability that was already being exploited in the wild. Now a Google security engineer, Clement Lecigne, has warned that another zero-day vulnerability that is also being exploited, impacting Windows 7 users, was being used together with the Chrome exploit to take over Windows systems. Google is now urging all Windows 7 users to upgrade to Windows 10, as well as make sure their Chrome browser is up to date, to escape the attention of the combined threat.

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