Archive for November, 2008

Acrobat 8.1.3 Available

Adobe Reader 8.13 and Adobe Acrobat 8.1.3 are now available:

Product
Update Link
Acrobat 8 Win
Acrobat 8 Mac
Adobe Reader (All)

The Reader update is also available via FTP:
ftp://ftp.adobe.com/pub/adobe/reader/unix/8.x/8.1.3/

The Adobe Acrobat/ Reader 8.1.3 update addresses a number of customer workflow issues and security vulnerabilities while providing more stability.

Note: Acrobat 9.0 and Adobe Reader 9.0 do not require a security update.

What’s fixed?

The Acrobat/Adobe Reader 8.1.3 Release Notes contain an exhaustive list of the fixes.

Many of the fixes address dynamic forms issues. If your organization uses dynamic forms and Adobe’s LiveCycle  server products, you should carefully read the Release Notes above.

Acrobat 8.1.3 also addresses some critical security issues.

You might want to read the Acrobat 8.1.3 Security Bulletin.

Watch the PDF Lab Notebook eSeminar Recording

Today, my colleague Mark Middleton and I presented an eSeminar:

As I mentioned in a recent article Capture Discoveries in a PDF Lab Notebook, PDF Portfolios offer an interesting platform for preserving scientific research.

Read on for a link to the slides from the event.

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