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Google Chrome Users: Check and Update Your Browser

Tuesday, December 14, 2021 - 17:04


Pitt Information Technology is aware of a security vulnerability targeting Google Chrome users that is being actively exploited by hackers.

Pitt IT urges all students, faculty, and staff using Google Chrome update their desktop browser to version 96.0.4664.110 as soon as possible. To check your browser version:

  • Click the three vertical dots at the top right-hand corner of the browser
  • Select Help > About Chrome
    Note: If an update is required, Chrome will download the updated version, then you will see a message saying that Chrome is up-to-date
  • Restart your browser for to complete the update process

Please contact the Technology Help Desk at 412-624-HELP (4357) if you have any questions regarding this announcement.