|14 Feb 2013||#1|
| || |
Adobe confirms targeted attacks due to security hole in Reader
A zero-day security flaw in Adobe Reader and Acrobat is being exploited through a series of targeted attacks against vulnerable computers, Adobe Systems said yesterday.
In a security bulletin, Adobe confirmed that the vulnerabilities could cause Reader and Acrobat to crash, potentially opening the door for an attacker to gain control of the system.
"Adobe is aware of reports that these vulnerabilities are being exploited in the wild in targeted attacks designed to trick Windows users into clicking on a malicious PDF file delivered in an email message," the company revealed in the bulletin.
Adobe confirms targeted attacks due to security hole in Reader | Security & Privacy - CNET News
|My System Specs|
|Similar help and support threads for2: Adobe confirms targeted attacks due to security hole in Reader|
|MSFT Confirms'Targeted attacks' against old unpatched IE vulnerability||Browsers & Mail|
|Targeted attacks - going beyond the technicalities Over 30,000 people||Security News|
|Microsoft tool blocks attacks on Adobe Reader hole||System Security|
|Adobe to fix Reader hole unveiled at Black Hat||News|
|Adobe Confirms New Adobe Reader Zero-Day Bug||News|
|Adobe to fix critical Reader hole Tuesday||Software|
|Security updates available for Adobe Reader and Acrobat||Browsers & Mail|
|Our Sites ||Site Links ||About Us ||Find Us |
© Designer Media Ltd
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:30 AM.