Adobe Patches Reader, Acrobat Security Flaws
Both vulnerabilities are being actively exploited.
Updates were recently released for Adobe Reader and Adobe Acrobat 9.4.7 to patch two vulnerabilities that are being actively exploited.
"One of the security flaws, identified as CVE-2011-2462, was announced on December 6 after Lockheed Martin's Computer Incident Response Team (CIRT) and members of the Defense Security Information Exchange reported it to Adobe," writes ComputerworldUK's Lucian Constantin.
"Symantec confirmed a few days later that the vulnerability had been exploited since the beginning of November in email-based attacks that targeted companies from the telecommunications, manufacturing, computer hardware, chemical and defense industries," Constantin writes.
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