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.
Microsoft released six security bulletins today, and continued its deprecation of the weak RC4 encryption algorithm across Windows systems.
Adobe released a large update for Reader, Acrobat, and Flash today that addresses 69 critical vulnerabilities combined in the software.
Adobe said it will release new versions of Acrobat and Reader next week, patching critical vulnerabilities in both products.