Flash gets patched by Adobe

Share this article:

Adobe on Friday released a new version of its popular Flash Player to patch seven vulnerabilities, according to a bulletin. By installing the update, Windows, Macintosh and Linux users move to Flash version 11.3.300.257. The update also covers Flash for Android users. If exploited, the holes being plugged could allow an attacker to crash a system or obtain remote control of it.

Share this article:
You must be a registered member of SC Magazine to post a comment.

Sign up to our newsletters

More in News

TorrentLocker developers patch error

Victims had been able to restore encrypted files without paying a ransom.

Home Depot: breach risks 56M payment cards, 'unique' malware used

Home Depot confirmed that approximately 56 million payment cards may have been compromised as result of a malware attack.

Gartner: 75 percent of mobile apps will fail security tests through end of 2015

Gartner: 75 percent of mobile apps will fail ...

As BYOD and mobile computing become more critical to business, app downloads will raise security risks.