Adobe Reader Out-of-band Security Updates on August 19, 2010

Today, Adobe have updated the Security Advisory for Adobe Reader and Acrobat with Vulnerability identifier APSB10-17

Release date: August 5, 2010
Last updated: August 17, 2010

Adobe is planning to release updates for Adobe Reader 9.3.3 for Windows, Macintosh and UNIX, Adobe Acrobat 9.3.3 for Windows and Macintosh, and Adobe Reader 8.2.3 and Acrobat 8.2.3 for Windows and Macintosh to resolve critical security issues, including CVE-2010-2862 discussed at the Black Hat USA 2010 security conference and the Adobe Flash Player update as noted in Security Bulletin APSB10-16. Adobe expects to make these updates available on Thursday August 19, 2010.

Note that these updates represent an out-of-cycle release. Adobe is currently scheduled to release the next quarterly security updates for Adobe Reader and Acrobat on October 12, 2010.

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A Security Advisory has been posted in regards to upcoming Adobe Reader and Acrobat updates scheduled for Thursday, August 19, 2010.

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