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Foxit Releases Foxit Reader 4.2

October 23rd, 2010 . by DarkFiber Consulting

Foxit has released Foxit Reader 4.2 to address multiple vulnerabilities. Exploitation of  these vulnerabilities may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code, compromise the digital signature of PDF signatures or cause a denial-of-service condition.

DarkFiber Consulting encourages users and administrators to review the Foxit security bulletin released on September 29, 2010, review the bug fix list for Foxit Reader 4.2, and apply any necessary updates to help mitigate the risks.

Foxit Releases Foxit Reader 4.1.1.0805

August 6th, 2010 . by DarkFiber Consulting

Foxit has released Foxit Reader 4.1.1.0805 to address a vulnerability associated with the improper rendering of PDF documents. Exploitation of this vulnerability may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code.

DarkFiber Consulting encourages users and administrators to review the security release notes for Foxit Reader 4.1.1.0805 and apply any necessary updates to help mitigate the risks. Additional information regarding this vulnerability can be found in DarkFiber Consulting Vulnerability Note VU#275247.

DarkFiber Consulting will provide additional information as it becomes available.