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Security Update:Adobe Releases Security Updates for Creative Cloud Desktop Application and Flash Player for Windows, Macintosh, Linux and ChromeOS

Status Type

Security Update

Date and Time

Tuesday, October 11, 2016 - 20:21

Reason

Security Update

Impact

Adobe Creative Cloud Desktop Application and Flash Player Users

WHAT HAPPENED?
Adobe has released security updates to address vulnerabilities in Flash Player and Creative Cloud Desktop Application.

Advanced Users: For a complete description of the security enhancements and affected software refer to:


AFFECTED SYSTEMS:

  • Adobe Creative Cloud 3.7.0.272 and earlier versions for Windows
  • Adobe Flash Player Desktop Runtime 23.0.0.162 and earlier for Windows and Macintosh
  • Adobe Flash Player Extended Support Release 18.0.0.375 and earlier for Windows and Macintosh
  • Adobe Flash Player for Google Chrome 23.0.0.162 and earlier for Windows, Macintosh, Linux and ChromeOS
  • Adobe Flash Player for Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer 11 23.0.0.162 and earlier for Windows 10 and 8.1
  • Adobe Flash Player for Linux 11.2.202.635 and earlier for Linux


WHAT'S THE PROBLEM?
Exploitation of some of these vulnerabilities may allow a remote attacker to take control of an affected system.


HOW DO I PROTECT MY COMPUTER?
Update your software

  1. If you are supported by ITFS or have different IT support, no action on your part is required.
  2. If you do not have IT support or they do not support your computer for updates refer to:


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