LANDesk Patch News Bulletin: Critical Updates for Adobe's Acrobat and Reader & Google's Latest Version of Chrome are Available 03-AUG-2009

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          ·       (August 03, 2009) Critical vulnerabilities have been identified in the current versions of Adobe Flash Player (v9.0.159.0 and v10.0.22.87) for Windows, Macintosh and Linux operating systems, and the authplay.dll component that ships with Adobe Reader and Acrobat v9.x for Windows, Macintosh and UNIX operating systems. These vulnerabilities could cause the application to crash and could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system. Adobe recommends users of Adobe Reader 9 and Acrobat 9 and earlier versions update to Adobe Reader 9.1.3 and Acrobat 9.1.3.Please visit the following page for more details,


         ·         (August 03, 2009) Google has updated their Chrome browser, version is now available. LANDesk content has been updated to reflect this updated version for detection. Please see the following page for more details:




    New Vulnerabilities

    ·          Vulnerability ID –  ACROBATv9.1.3

    ·          Vulnerability ID –  ADOBERDv9.1.3

    ·          Vulnerability ID –  GOOGLE_CHROMEv2.0.172.40



    Changed Vulnerabilities

    §         Vulnerability ID - ACROBATv912, ADOBERDv912, CHROMEv2.0.172.37

    - Reason:  Add supercedence information.



    New Patch Downloads

    ·          AcrobatUpd913_all_incr.msp

    ·          AdbeRdrUpd913_all_incr.msp



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