Windows 10: Old, vulnerable flash in builds 16193 and 16199

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       20 May 2017 #1

    Old, vulnerable flash in builds 16193 and 16199


    Flash version in last two builds is an old version 25.0.0.127, that has critical vulnerabilities.

    I don't find a way to update it to the latest version, since Windows Update manage that. This is just version for Edge (and Internet explorer) and is not needed often, but is enabled by default. Disable it in Edge settings (advance - in the bottom)

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  2.    20 May 2017 #2

    ... and in Internet Options/Manage Add-ons.

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       20 May 2017 #3

    Thanks Edwin, forgot about IE, as I'm not using it.
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  4.    20 May 2017 #4

    AndreTen said: View Post
    Thanks Edwin, forgot about IE, as I'm not using it.
    Not too many do!

    I always install Beta Flash plug-ins; stable enough, never a reported vulnerability.

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       20 May 2017 #5

    Edwin said: View Post
    Not too many do!

    I always install Beta Flash plug-ins; stable enough, never a reported vulnerability.

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    Have to ask, since I didn't find straight answer elsewhere... How do we manually update Flash for Edge?
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  6.    20 May 2017 #6

    AndreTen said: View Post
    Have to ask, since I didn't find straight answer elsewhere... How do we manually update Flash for Edge?
    Can't! Have to wait for Windows Update to hand it down!

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       21 May 2017 #7

    Thought so Was just hoping somebody have a sideway for it
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