Adobe Patches Critical Shockwave Vulnerabilities
The flaws affect Adobe Shockwave Player 18.104.22.1683 and earlier, for both Mac and Windows.
Adobe has released a Shockwave Player update that patches at least nine critical security flaws.
"According to an advisory from Adobe, the flaws affect Adobe Shockwave Player 22.214.171.1243 and earlier versions on the Windows and Macintosh operating systems," writes ZDNet's Ryan Naraine.
"'These vulnerabilities could allow an attacker, who successfully exploits these vulnerabilities, to run malicious code on the affected system. Adobe recommends users of Adobe Shockwave Player 126.96.36.1993 and earlier versions update to Adobe Shockwave Player 188.8.131.524,' the company said," Naraine writes.
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