A Security Advisory (APSA16-01) has been published regarding a critical vulnerability (CVE-2016-1019) in Adobe Flash Player. UPDATE: Adobe is aware of reports that CVE-2016-1019 is being actively exploited on systems running
Windows 7 and Windows XP Windows 10 and earlier with Flash Player version 22.214.171.1246 and earlier. A mitigation introduced in Flash Player 126.96.36.199 currently prevents exploitation of this vulnerability, protecting users running Flash Player 188.8.131.52 and later.
Adobe is planning to provide a security update to address this vulnerability as early as April 7. For the latest information, users may continue to monitor the Adobe Product Security Incident Response Team blog.
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