Security Advisory for Adobe Reader and Acrobat
by Carol~ - 9/8/10 4:58 PM
From the Adobe Product Security Incident Response Team (PSIRT) Blog:
A Security Advisory has been posted in regards to a new Adobe Reader and Acrobat issue (CVE-2010-2883). A critical vulnerability exists in Adobe Reader 9.3.4 and earlier versions for Windows, Macintosh and UNIX, and Adobe Acrobat 9.3.4 and earlier versions for Windows and Macintosh. This vulnerability could cause a crash and potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system. There are reports that this vulnerability is being actively exploited in the wild.
We will continue to provide updates on this issue via the Security Advisory section of the Adobe website as well as the Adobe PSIRT blog.