In this video, courtesy of Kaspersky’s Lab Matters, Ryan Naraine talks with David Lenoe, Head of the Product Security Incident Response Team, Adobe, about that company’s process for responding to security vulnerabilities in its products. Among other things, Lenoe talks about Adobe’s guidelines for issuing an emergency “out of band” patch and some data on the impact of new security features, like Adobe Protected Mode.
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