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Adobe Releases Security Bulletins for Acrobat, Reader, and Flash Player

March 1st, 2010 . by DarkFiber Consulting

Adobe has released two security bulletins to address vulnerabilities in Adobe Acrobat, Reader, and Flash Player.

The first bulletin, APSB10-06, is a security update for Adobe Flash Player and Adobe AIR that addresses a critical vulnerability. Exploitation of these vulnerabilities may allow an attacker to make unauthorized cross-domain requests. The bulletin indicates that the update also addresses a potential denial-of-service issue.

The second bulletin, APSB10-07, indicates that security updates are available for Adobe Reader and Acrobat. These updates address two critical vulnerabilities. Exploitation of these vulnerabilities may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code, make unauthorized cross-domain requests, or cause a denial-of-service condition.

DarkFiber Consulting encourages users and administrators to review Adobe Bulletins APSB10-06 and APSB10-07 and apply any necessary updates to help mitigate the risks.

Adobe Releases Security Updates for Flash Player and AIR

December 10th, 2009 . by DarkFiber Consulting

Adobe has released a security bulletin to address multiple vulnerabilities in Adobe Flash Player 10.0.32.18 and earlier and Adobe AIR1.5.2 and earlier. These vulnerabilities may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code, cause a denial-of-service condition, or obtain sensitive information.

DarkFiber Consulting encourages users and administrators to review Adobe security bulletin APSB09-19 and update to Adobe Flash Player 10.0.42.34 and Adobe AIR 1.5.3.

Adobe Releases Security Updates for Adobe Reader and Acrobat

July 2nd, 2009 . by DarkFiber Consulting

Adobe has released security updates to address multiple vulnerabilities that affect versions of Reader and Acrobat up to and including Reader 9.1.1 and Acrobat 9.1.1. These vulnerabilities may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code or cause a denial-of-service condition.

DarkFiber Consulting encourages users and administrators to review Adobe Security Bulletin APSB09-07 and apply any necessary updates to help mitigate the risks. Additional information regarding these vulnerabilities can be found in Technical Cyber Security Alert TA09-161A.

Apple Releases Security Updates for Multiple Vulnerabilities

December 15th, 2008 . by DarkFiber Consulting

Apple has released Security Update 2008-008 and Mac OS X v10.5.6 to address multiple vulnerabilities in Mac OS X and related products. The impacts of these vulnerabilities include arbitrary code execution, privilege escalation, denial of service, or information disclosure.

DarkFiber Consulting encourages users to review Apple article HT3338 and apply the appropriate updates.

Apple Releases Security Updates for Safari

November 14th, 2008 . by DarkFiber Consulting

Apple has released Safari 3.2 to address multiple vulnerabilities. These vulnerabilities may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code, cause a denial-of-service condition, or obtain sensitive information.

DarkFiber Consulting encourages users to review Apple Article HT3298 and apply any necessary updates.

Apple Releases Security Updates for Multiple Vulnerabilities

September 16th, 2008 . by DarkFiber Consulting

Apple has released Security Update 2008-006 and Mac OS X v10.5.5 to address multiple vulnerabilities in Mac OS X and related products. The impacts of these vulnerabilities include arbitrary code execution, information disclosure, denial of service, privilege escalation, or DNS cache poisoning.

DarkFiber Consulting encourages users to review Apple article HT3137 and apply the appropriate updates as soon as possible.

DarkFiber Consulting will provide additional details as the they become available.

Apple Releases Security Updates

September 10th, 2008 . by DarkFiber Consulting

Apple has released four security updates to address multiple vulnerabilities in iTunes, QuickTime, iPod touch, and Bonjour for Windows. Exploitation of these vulnerabilities may allow an attacker to execute arbitrary code, cause a denial-of-service condition, conduct DNS cache poisoning attacks, spoof or hijack TCP sessions, access the system with escalated privileges, or obtain sensitive information.

DarkFiber Consulting encourages users and administrators to review the following Apple Security Articles and apply any necessary updates: