Google today released an update to Google Chrome 96, the company’s web browser, for all supported desktop operating systems and for the company’s Android platform.
The new version of Google Chrome is a security update that fixes 20 different security issues, many of which have been rated highly, the second highest rating after critical.
Chrome is rolled out automatically on all supported platforms by default. Desktop users can speed up the search for the new update by selecting Menu> Help> About Google Chrome or by loading chrome: // settings / help directly. The currently installed browser version is listed on the opened page and updates are checked in order to download and install the latest version of the browser.
Android users can open the page as well, but downloading updates is supported by Google Play, which means updates cannot be accelerated this way.
The Chrome Publications blog lists all of the security issues that have been reported by outside researchers. Most have been reported …