LANDesk Patch News Bulletin: Adobe has Released Flash Player for Windows 13-MAY-2011

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    • (May 13, 2011) Adobe has released Flash Player v10.3.181.14. Critical vulnerabilities have been identified in Adobe Flash Player and earlier versions (Adobe Flash Player and earlier for Chrome users) for Windows, Macintosh, Linux and Solaris, and Adobe Flash Player and earlier versions for Android. These vulnerabilities could cause the application to crash and could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system. There are reports of malware attempting to exploit one of the vulnerabilities, CVE-2011-0627, in the wild via a Flash (.swf) file embedded in a Microsoft Word (.doc) or Microsoft Excel (.xls) file delivered as an email attachment targeting the Windows platform.
    • Adobe recommends users of Adobe Flash Player and earlier versions (Adobe Flash Player and earlier versions for Chrome users) for Windows, Macintosh, Linux and Solaris update to Adobe Flash Player Adobe recommends users of Adobe Flash Player and earlier versions for Android update to Adobe Flash Player




    New Vulnerabilities

    • Vulnerability ID – FLASHPLAYERv10.3.181.14
    • Vulnerability ID –FLASHPLAYERPLUGINv10.3.181.14


    Changed Vulnerabilities

    • Vulnerability ID – FLASHPLAYERv10.2.159.1
    • Vulnerability ID –FLASHPLAYERPLUGINv10.2.159.1 (Added the replacement information.)



    New Patch Downloads

    • install_flash_player_10_active_x_10.3.181.14.exe
    • install_flash_player_9_ax_9.0.289.0.exe
    • install_flash_player_10.3.181.14.exe
    • install_flash_player_9.0.289.0.exe


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