Adobe Releases Flash Player 126.96.36.199 to Fix Zero-Day Exploit
Security Update : As it promised on Tuesday, Adobe released today a patch to fix several security-related problems with its Adobe Flash Player. Users are encouraged to download the company’s latest Flash version which is now v188.8.131.52.
Two days ago, when Microsoft released its monthly Patch Tuesday security fixes for Windows, Adobe also announced that it was also preparing a new wave of updates, but that they were scheduled for Thursday.
The company took the time to put out this announcement just to draw attention to a zero-day exploit (CVE-2016-4117) discovered by security researcher Genwei Jiang from FireEye.
Thursday is here, and Adobe delivered on its promise, releasing its monthly security patch that also included fixes for 25 security issues, including the zero-day.
Last month, in April, Adobe als… (read more)