"Adobe has released security updates for Adobe Reader and Acrobat XI (11.0.01 and earlier) for Windows and Macintosh, X (10.1.5 and earlier) for Windows and Macintosh, 9.5.3 and earlier 9.x versions for Windows and Macintosh, and Adobe Reader 9.5.3 and earlier 9.x versions for Linux," the company said Wednesday in a security advisory
. "These updates address vulnerabilities that could cause a crash and potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system."
Users should update their Adobe Reader and Acrobat installations to the new versions released Wednesday as soon as possible. These are Adobe Reader and Acrobat 11.0.02, 10.1.6 and 9.5.4.