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September Patch Tuesday contains crucial fixes

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In what’s become a regular fixture on the cybersecurity calendar, major tech giants recently issued a welter of updates as part of September’s Patch Tuesday. Adobe has repaired a couple of flaws in its Flash Player, released an update for its RoboHelp help authoring tool and mended four glitches in… Read more »

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Mozilla blocks Adobe Flash on its Firefox browser

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Mozilla have blocked Adobe’s Flash software due to the recently reported bug which came to light when sensitive data was stolen from the Italian company, Hacking Team. Adobe Flash may now not be used on any version of the web browser Firefox and this block will remain in place until… Read more »

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Adobe Flash Player flaw allows in malware

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French security expert Kafeine has exposed a flaw in the popular programme Adobe Flash Player. The programme is accessed through criminal toolkits allowing hackers to gain access to users’ computers. Adobe have acknowledged the problem and recommended that users install the latest version of Flash Player as being the best… Read more »

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2.9 million customers affected in Adobe cyber attack

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Adobe has confirmed that 2.9 million customers have had private information stolen in a sophisticated cyber attack on its website. However, Adobe’s chief security officer has confirmed that based on investigative findings to date, Adobe are not aware of any specific increased risk to customers as a result of this… Read more »

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