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Vulnerabilities in Adobe Reader

The Adobe Systems company has released an update for Flash Player, Reader, Acrobat and Shockwave Player, designed to eliminate critical vulnerabilities that could allow hackers to gain remote control over the victim’s computer.

Flash Player update includes patches for four vulnerabilities that could allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code. Updated versions of Flash Player for Windows ( new version 11.8.800.168), Mac OS X (11.8.800.168), Linux (11.2.202.310) and Android (11.1.111.73).

Web browsers Google Chrome and Internet Explorer 10, will receive the updates automatically.

Similar vulnerabilities have been fixed in a cross platform environment Adobe AIR, which is also equipped with Flash Player. A new version of AIR for Windows, Mac OS X and Android – 3.8.0.1430. (more…)

Adobe LogoThe company Adobe Systems Inc. – The world’s leading developer of software products for any kind of data, including text information, graphics, video, and web-content. The company was founded in 1982, is headquartered in San Jose, California, US.

Adobe has a wide range of recognized industry solutions – software Adobe claimed millions of people around the world. Over 90% of professionals in design using desktop bitmap editor Adobe Photoshop in their everyday work. Adobe Illustrator vector graphics editor and layout program Adobe InDesign tools complement prepress professionals and designers. More than 90% of computers worldwide has free Adobe Reader, and Flash Player. The most important achievement is the development of vendor-page description language PostScript used in desktop publishing, and the creation of Portable Document Format PDF, which is an open standard, ISO 32000. (more…)