Adobe Flash Player, Acrobat, and Reader Updates Released

Last Updated: 01/14/2013

Security Notice Level

SEVERE

 

Adobe has released updates for Adobe Flash Player. These updates address vulnerabilities that could cause a crash and potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system.

The IT Security Office advises that users update.

Affected Software:

Adobe Flash Player 11.5.502.135 and earlier versions for Windows
Adobe Flash Player 11.5.502.136 and earlier versions for Macintosh
Adobe Flash Player 11.2.202.258 and earlier versions for Linux
Adobe Flash Player 11.1.115.34 and earlier versions for Android 4.x
Adobe Flash Player 11.1.111.29 and earlier versions for Android 3.x and 2.x
Adobe AIR 3.5.0.880 and earlier versions for Windows, Adobe AIR 3.5.0.890 and earlier versions for Macintosh and Adobe AIR 3.5.0.880 for Android
Adobe AIR 3.5.0.880 SDK and Adobe AIR 3.5.0.890 SDK
Adobe Reader XI (11.0.0) for Windows and Macintosh
Adobe Reader X (10.1.4) and earlier 10.x versions for Windows and Macintosh
Adobe Reader 9.5.2 and earlier 9.x versions for Windows and Macintosh
Adobe Reader 9.5.1 and earlier 9.x versions for Linux
Adobe Acrobat XI (11.0.0) for Windows and Macintosh
Adobe Acrobat X (10.1.4) and earlier 10.x versions for Windows and Macintosh
Adobe Acrobat 9.5.2 and earlier 9.x versions for Windows and Macintosh

Security bulletin names:

APSB13-01 Security updates available for Adobe Flash Player
APSB13-02 Security updates for Adobe Reader and Acrobat
Released: January 8, 2013

 

Additional Information

 

Additional information about this vulnerability can be viewed at:

http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb13-01.html
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb13-02.html

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