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       07 Apr 2016 #1

    Adobe readies emergency patch for Flash zero-day bug exploited in the


    Adobe readies emergency patch for Flash zero-day bug exploited in the wild

    Adobe has told users that an emergency patch is being prepared for a Flash zero-day vulnerability being exploited in the wild which can give attackers complete control.

    On Tuesday, the tech giant said in a security advisory that CVE-2016-1019, the zero-day security flaw, is a critical issue which exists in affects Adobe Flash Player 21.0.0.197 and earlier. The bug impacts Windows, Mac, Linux and Chrome operating systems.
    The Flash zero-day "could cause a crash and potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system" if exploited, according to Adobe.
    the exploit is a serious issue, and so Adobe is readying a patch which is due to be released as soon as April 7. In the meantime, users should make sure their version of Flash is as up-to-date as possible.
    Adobe readies emergency patch for Flash zero-day bug exploited in the wild | ZDNet
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  2.    07 Apr 2016 #2

    Hmpf. Will MBAE protect against this?

    Flash needs to DIE ASAP.
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  3. Posts : 13,303
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    Thread Starter
       08 Apr 2016 #3

    Adobe deploys emergency patch for Flash zero-day vulnerabilit


    Adobe has released an emergency patch to fix a zero-day vulnerability actively being exploited in the wild.
    Adobe deploys emergency patch for Flash zero-day vulnerability | ZDNet
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       08 Apr 2016 #4

    Thanks Dr. Borg!
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