Intuit is implementing a fresh update to address security susceptibility in QuickBooks desktop software. This update does not impact QuickBooks desktop version for Mac or QuickBooks Online. Below are mentioned some steps to install an update, which is designed to address the security vulnerability in QuickBooks accounting software.
This security update includes password controls to authenticate the person attempting to access the account is authorized.
In case you have the credit card data or “credit card protection” feature in your QuickBooks Company file, then you will be asked to set up a password if you do not already have one linked with QuickBooks. With this security patch, your sensitive data is safe and protected. In case you confront any issue in updating the security patch, you can simply dial a toll-free QuickBooks technical support phone number and get relevant support for the same.
Follow the steps on all computers with QuickBooks desktop versions installed as soon as possible.
To enable automatic update features in QuickBooks desktop so that you automatically receive any future updates, select Help > Update QuickBooks. On the Options tab, opt for yes for automatic Update.
For more information on updating QuickBooks desktop follow the below- given steps:
To make sure that you have updated to the new security update perform the following:
The security update includes:
For more information about the security update, Intuit is committed to giving you the tools to protect your QuickBooks desktop data.