Adobe conducted a large-scale rollout of security updates for a variety of its products for February Patch Tuesday, including a critical patch for Flash Player that if exploited could result in arbitrary code execution in the context of the current user.

Joining Adobe Flash Player in receiving security updates are Framemaker, Acrobat Reader and DC, Digital Editions and Experience Manager.

The company listed CVE-2020-3757 as a critical type confusion vulnerability for Flash Player for Windows, Mac and Linux, although it noted that the issue is not being exploited in the wild at this time. A patch is available.

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