Archive for August, 2010

Security Bulletin – Adobe Shockwave Player

A Security Bulletin was posted today addressing critical security issues in Adobe Shockwave Player.  Adobe recommends users of Adobe Shockwave Player 11.5.7.609 and earlier versions update to Adobe Shockwave Player 11.5.8.612, using the instructions provided in the Security Bulletin.

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Security updates released for Adobe Reader and Acrobat

Today, a Security Bulletin has been posted regarding security releases for Adobe Reader and Acrobat. The updates address critical security issues in the products, including CVE-2010-2862 discussed at the recent Black Hat USA 2010 security conference and vulnerabilities addressed in the August 10 Adobe Flash Player update as noted in Security Bulletin APSB10-16. Adobe recommends that users apply the updates for their product installations.

Note that today’s updates represent an out-of-cycle release. The next quarterly security updates for Adobe Reader and Acrobat is scheduled for October 12, 2010.

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Security updates available for Adobe Flash Player, ColdFusion and Flash Media Server

Today, we released the following Security Bulletins:

Customers of the affected products should consult the relevant Security Bulletin(s) and apply updates as recommended.

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Prenotification: Out-of-band Security Updates for Adobe Reader and Acrobat

A Security Advisory has been posted in regards to upcoming Adobe Reader and Acrobat updates scheduled for Thursday, August 19, 2010. The updates will address critical security issues in the products, including CVE-2010-2862 discussed at the Black Hat USA 2010 security conference and the Adobe Flash Player update as noted in Security Bulletin APSB10-16. These security updates will be made available for Windows, Macintosh and UNIX.

At this time Adobe is not aware of exploits in the wild for any of the issues addressed in this Security Advisory.

Note that these updates represent an out-of-cycle release. Adobe will release the next quarterly security update for Adobe Reader and Acrobat on October 12, 2010.

We will continue to provide updates on the upcoming release via the Security Advisory section of the Adobe website as well as the Adobe PSIRT blog.

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Thursday, August 19, 2010