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Windows 7: Update: Adobe issues emergency PDF patches.

17 Feb 2010   #1

Win 7 Ultimate 64-bit. SP1.
Update: Adobe issues emergency PDF patches.

As expected, Adobe today released an emergency update that patched a pair of critical vulnerabilities in its popular PDF viewing and editing software.
Adobe ranked both bugs as critical.
Last Thursday Adobe said it would issue a rush patch for Adobe Reader and Adobe Acrobat on Feb. 16; it made good on the promise today by addressing two flaws. One was identical to the cross-domain request vulnerability fixed last week in Flash Player, Adobe's ubiquitous media player, while the second was a vulnerability that attackers could exploit to install malware on a targeted machine.
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17 Feb 2010   #2

win 7 X64 Ultimate SP1

I just had a bout with a nasty trojan. (TrojanFormatC-E). I was running MSE. I wonder if through Adobe Reader was how it got on my disk. It had took up residence in a directory That was associated with PDF's.
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