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Security Updates Available for Adobe Reader and Acrobat

Original release date: May 16, 2013

Adobe has released security updates for Adobe Reader and Acrobat to address multiple vulnerabilities. These vulnerabilities could cause a crash and potentially allow an attacker to take control of an affected system.

The following versions of Adobe Reader and Acrobat are affected:

  • Adobe Reader XI (11.0.02) and earlier 11.x versions for Windows and Macintosh
  • Adobe Reader X (10.1.6) and earlier 10.x versions for Windows and Macintosh
  • Adobe Reader 9.5.4 and earlier 9.x versions for Windows and Macintosh
  • Adobe Reader 9.5.4 and earlier 9.x versions for Linux
  • Adobe Acrobat XI (11.0.02) and earlier 11.x versions for Windows and Macintosh
  • Adobe Acrobat X (10.1.6) and earlier 10.x versions for Windows and Macintosh
  • Adobe Acrobat 9.5.4 and earlier 9.x versions for Windows and Macintosh

US-CERT encourages users and administrators to review Adobe Security Bulletin APSB13-15 and follow best-practice security policies to determine which updates should be applied.

This product is provided subject to this Notification and this Privacy & Use policy.

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