LANDesk Patch News Bulletin: Latest Adobe Reader and Acrobat Patches are Available to Address Vulnerabilities 13-JAN-2010

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    ·            (January 13, 2009) Critical vulnerabilities have been identified in Adobe Reader 9.2 and Acrobat 9.2 for Windows, Macintosh and UNIX, and Adobe Reader 8.1.7 and Acrobat 8.1.7 for Windows and Macintosh. 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 9.2 and Acrobat 9.2 and earlier versions for Windows, Macintosh and UNIX update to Adobe Reader 9.3 and Acrobat 9.3. Adobe recommends users of Acrobat 8.1.7 and earlier versions for Windows and Macintosh update to Acrobat 8.2. LANDesk Software provided the Adobe contents for customer to download. Please visit the following page for more details:


    New Vulnerabilities

    ·           Vulnerability  ID –  ADOBERD9v9.3_CHS

    ·           Vulnerability ID –  ADOBERD9v9.3_DEU

    ·           Vulnerability ID –  ADOBERD9v9.3_ENU

    ·           Vulnerability ID –  ADOBERD9v9.3_FRA

    ·           Vulnerability ID –  ADOBERD9v9.3_NLD

    ·           Vulnerability ID –  ADOBERD9v9.3_JPN

    ·          Vulnerability  ID –  ADOBERD9v9.3_DEU

    ·          Vulnerability ID –  ADOBERDv8.2_ENU

    ·           Vulnerability ID –  ACROBATv8.2_ENU



    Changed Vulnerabilities

    ·           Vulnerability  ID –  ADOBERD9v9.2_CHS

    ·           Vulnerability  ID –  ADOBERD9v9.2_DEU

    ·           Vulnerability ID –  ADOBERD9v9.2_ENU

    ·           Vulnerability ID –  ADOBERD9v9.2_FRA

    ·           Vulnerability ID –  ADOBERD9v9.2_NLD

    ·           Vulnerability ID –  ADOBERD9v9.2_JPN

    - Reason:  Adding the supercedence information.


    New Patch Downloads

    ·               AdbeRdr930_de_DE.exe

    ·               AdbeRdr930_en_US.exe

    ·               AdbeRdr930_fr_FR.exe

    ·               AdbeRdr930_nl_NL.exe

    ·               AdbeRdr930_ja_JP.exe

    ·               AcrobatUpd820_all_incr.msp

    ·               AdbeRdr820_en_US.msi

    ·               AcrobatUpd930_all_incr.msp



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