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[img_assist|nid=2193|title=|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=100|height=100]Adobe has shipped a critical Flash Player update to fix at least
seven documented security vulnerabilities that expose nearly every
computer user to dangerous hacker attacks.
The Flash Player 10.0.42.34 update is available for all platforms
(Windows, Linux and Mac OS X).  Here are the raw details:

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Categories: Vulnerabilities

Guest editorial by Jason Miller  [img_assist|nid=1630|title=|desc=|link=none|align=left|width=100|height=100]Microsoft has released six new security bulletins for December.  They have also released two new security advisories as well as one bulletin that has been re-released.  In addition to the Microsoft releases, even though Adobe’s quarterly security update is scheduled for next month, they are planning to release a security bulletin for Adobe Flash and Adobe Air today.

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[img_assist|nid=2101|title=|desc=|link=none|align=right|width=100|height=100]Microsoft
today shipped six bulletins with patches for a total of 12 documented
security vulnerabilities in a wide range of widely deployed software
products.  Three of the six bulletins are rated “critical,” Microsoft’s
highest severity rating.
The most serious issues affect the company’s Internet Explorer browser, including the newest IE 8 on Windows 7.

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[img_assist|nid=2168|title=|desc=|link=none|align=left|width=100|height=100]Citing a rising tide of complaints from people
who unknowingly bought counterfeit software infected with malware,
Microsoft announced the launch of educational initiatives
and enforcement actions in over 70 countries to raise awareness of
counterfeit software and to protect consumers. Read the full article. [Dark Reading]

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