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Security Update:Adobe has released a security update to address Critical vulnerabilities in Adobe Acrobat and Reader for Windows and Macintosh

Status Type

Security Update

Date and Time

Tuesday, February 13, 2018 - 15:35

Reason

Security update

Impact

Adobe Acrobat  users

WHAT HAPPENED?

Adobe has released a security update to address Critical vulnerabilities in Adobe Acrobat and Reader for Windows and Macintosh.

 

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

 

AFFECTED SYSTEM - Versions:

  • Acrobat DC and Acrobat Reader DC (Continuous Track) 2018.009.20050 and earlier
  • Acrobat 2017 and Acrobat Reader 2017 2017.011.30070 and earlier
  • Acrobat DC and Acrobat DC Reader (Classic Track) 2015.006.30394 and earlier

 

WHAT'S THE PROBLEM?

Exploitation of this vulnerability 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 the Adobe Security Bulletin listed above.

 

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