Security Updates for Adobe Reader and Acrobat
Date: 12 September 2013
Adobe has released Security Bulletin APSB13-22 to address critical vulnerabilities that could cause a crash and potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system.
Affected software versions:
- Adobe Reader XI (11.0.03) and earlier 11.x versions for Windows and Macintosh
- Adobe Reader X (10.1.7) and earlier 10.x versions for Windows and Macintosh
- Adobe Acrobat XI (11.0.03) and earlier 11.x versions for Windows and Macintosh
- Adobe Acrobat X (10.1.7) and earlier 10.x versions for Windows and Macintosh
CVE References: CVE-2013-3351, CVE-2013-3352, CVE-2013-3353, CVE-2013-3354, CVE-2013-3355, CVE-2013-3356, CVE-2013-3357, CVE-2013-3358
CCIRC recommends that system administrators test and deploy the vendor-released updates to affected applications accordingly.
Note to Readers
In support of Public Safety's mission to build a safe and resilient Canada, CCIRC's mandate is to help ensure the security and resilience of the vital non-federal government cyber systems that underpin Canada's national security, public safety and economic prosperity. As Canada's computer security incident response team, CCIRC is Canada's national coordination centre for the prevention and mitigation of, preparedness for, response to, and recovery from cyber incidents on non-federal government systems. It does this by providing authoritative advice and support, and coordinating information sharing and incident response.
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