Thursday, June 10, 2010

Security update available for Adobe Flash Player

AdobeIcon An Adobe Security Bulletin has been posted to address critical security issues in Adobe Flash Player, referenced in Security Advisory APSA10-01. This Security Bulletin affects Flash Player versions and earlier, as well as AIR versions and earlier.

Although Adobe suggests downloading the upate from the Adobe Flash Player Download Center or by using the auto-update mechanism within the product when prompted, the fastest method is the direct download:

If you use the Adobe Flash Player Download Center, be careful to UNCHECK the box shown below. It is not needed for the Flash Player update!

1 MB

McAfee Security Scan Plus

Verify Installation:

To verify the Adobe Flash Player version number installed on your computer, go to the About Flash Player page, or right-click on content running in Flash Player and select "About Adobe Flash Player" from the menu. Do this for each browser installed on your computer.

Details: from the Security Bulletin:

Release date: June 10, 2010

Vulnerability identifier: APSB10-14

CVE number: CVE-2008-4546, CVE-2009-3793, CVE-2010-1297, CVE-2010-2160, CVE-2010-2161, CVE-2010-2162, CVE-2010-2163, CVE-2010-2164, CVE-2010-2165, CVE-2010-2166, CVE-2010-2167, CVE-2010-2169, CVE-2010-2170, CVE-2010-2171, CVE-2010-2172, CVE-2010-2173, CVE-2010-2174, CVE-2010-2175, CVE-2010-2176, CVE-2010-2177, CVE-2010-2178, CVE-2010-2179, CVE-2010-2180, CVE-2010-2181, CVE-2010-2182, CVE-2010-2183, CVE-2010-2184, CVE-2010-2185, CVE-2010-2186, CVE-2010-2187, CVE-2010-2188, CVE-2010-2189

Platform: All Platforms

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