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Adobe fixes Flash Player zero-day exploited in the wild

2015/04/15

Help Net Security - (International) Adobe released a new version of Flash Player for Windows, Macintosh, and Linux that addresses 22 critical vulnerabilities, including one that is exploited in the wild and could lead to code execution and an attacker taking control of the affected system. A security bypass vulnerability that could lead to information disclosure and memory leak flaws that could be leveraged to bypass address space layout randomization (ALSR) also received fixes.

Source: http://www.net-security.org/secworld.php?id=18218

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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