"Adobe Systems Inc. patched its Reader application for the fifth time this year, plugging eight security holes, including one that was reported to the company more than five months ago.
In late May, researchers at Core Security Technologies told Adobe of a critical vulnerability in Adobe Reader and Adobe Acrobat, the free-of-charge and for-a-fee programs, respectively, that handle PDF files. The bug, which could be used by hackers to launch attack code against Windows, Mac or Linux computers, was found in older versions of the software." – Content courtesy of Adobe patches 8 bugs in popular PDF apps
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