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Adobe Flash vulnerability a huge threat

July 24, 2009 Leave a comment

Researchers at Symantec reported that they had discovered a previously unknown vulnerability in Adobe Flash, which allows hackers to attack via a malicious PDF file. It is crucial for your safety and security that you take this threat seriously.

The effects of this could be huge. Nearly 1 billion Internet users have Adobe Flash Player. And let’s assume that each one owns a computer worth $400. That’s $400 billion of computers at risk.

Adobe has more information on their blog here.

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