This week, Adobe released a security bulletin that covers a whopping 32 security flaws in its Flash Player, including vulnerabilities that could allow an attacker to take control of a user’s system. Was Apple right to not support Flash after all? One of the flaws that’s being addressed was already being exploited “in the wild” and it also affects Reader and Acrobat, although the patch for those programs hasn’t been released yet.
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Debra Littlejohn Shinder is a technology and security analyst and author specializing in identity, security and cybercrime, utilizing her past experience as a police officer and police academy/criminal justice instructor. She has written numerous books and articles for web and print publications and has been awarded the Microsoft MVP designation for fourteen years in a row.