Adobe has issued a Security Bulletin telling users to update Adobe Reader and Adobe XI and earlier version for Windows as soon as possible as a vulnerability has been discovered that can allow for a hacker to circumvent protection for those using Windows Operating Systems.
The versions affected:
- Adobe Reader XI (11.0.07) and earlier 11x versions for Windows
- Adobe Reader X (10.1.10) and earlier 10x versions for Windows
- Adobe Acrobat XI (11.0.07) and earlier 11x versions for Windows
- Adobe Acrobat X (10.1.10) and earlier 10x versions for Windows
Adobe has become aware of isolated attacks targeting Windows users and has given this update a Priority rating of 1, which is their highest rating.
If you are running any of these version of Adobe in a Windows environment, get them updated ASAP!