Adobe Flash Player, AIR, Reader and Acrobat Vulnerabilities

Feb 13, 2010

On Thursday Adobe issued two new security bulletins addressing vulnerabilities found in its Flash Player software and its LiveCycle and ColdFusion software. Adobe also issued a security advisory for the Adobe Reader and Acrobat software. Adobe recommends that it’s users update to the new available versions of the affected software as soon as possible.

Adobe Flash Player The Adobe Flash Player vulnerability has been identified as critical. This vulnerability (CVE-2010-0186) affects Flash Player version and earlier. It could subvert the domain sandbox and make unauthorized cross-domain requests. Adobe Flash Player comes with a fix to this vulnerability. So, users of Adobe Flash Player and earlier versions are requested to update to Adobe Flash Player This vulnerability also affects Adobe AIR and earlier versions. That’s why, Adobe also recommends users of Adobe AIR version and earlier versions update to Adobe AIR

On the other hand, another important vulnerability (CVE-2009-3960) has been identified in BlazeDS 3.2 and earlier versions. It affects LiveCycle 9.0, 8.2.1 and 8.0.1, LiveCycle Data Services 3.0, 2.6.1, and 2.5.1, and ColdFusion 9.0, 8.0.1, 8.0, and 7.0.2. In this case, Adobe has provided solution for each of the affected Adobe product on it’s web site (

Adobe also identified some critical security issues present in Adobe Reader 9.3 and earlier versions (Windows, Macintosh, and UNIX) and Adobe Acrobat 9.3 and earlier versions (Windows and Macintosh). To resolve the issues, Adobe is planning to release an update for Adobe Reader 9.3 for Windows, Macintosh and UNIX, Adobe Acrobat 9.3 for Windows and Macintosh, and Adobe Reader 8.2 and Acrobat 8.2 for Windows and Macintosh. There updates are expected to be available on February 16, 2010.

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