Security Alerts




Adobe Flash Player Update and Reader X 0day

Summary: These vulnerabilities affect : Adobe Flash Player running on all platforms, Adobe Air, and all versions of Reader X How an attacker exploits it : By enticing users to visit a website containing┬ámalicious Flash content (or into downloading and opening a malicious PDF) Impact : In the worst case, an attacker can execute code on the user’s computer, potentially gaining control of it What to do : Download and install the latest version of Adobe Flash Player for your platform (see Solution section for Reader X flaw mitigation) Exposure: Adobe Flash Player displays interactive, animated web content called Flash . Although Flash is optional, 99% of PC users download and install it to view multimedia web content. It runs on many operating systems, including mobile operating systems like Android

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Adobe Flash Player Update and Reader X 0day
November 8, 2012 — Category: Security Alerts