Adobe has released security updates for Flash Player and AIR. The updates address vulnerabilities that may allow an attacker to take control of an affected system.
The IT Security Office advises that owners of the software listed below update to the latest version of their installed software.
APSB14-17 Security updates available for Adobe Flash Player
Additional information about these vulnerabilities can be viewed at http://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player/apsb14-17.html.
OIT has defined the following categories to describe the severity of security risks:
URGENT severity represents a broad threat to the entire campus community.
SEVERE severity included remote exploits and worms.
IMPORTANT severity includes virus and local exploits for commonly used services.