Adobe to release Acrobat, Reader update Tuesday

Adobe to release Acrobat, Reader update Tuesday

Summary: At least one critical vulnerability affecting supported versions of both Adobe Reader and Acrobat on both Mac and Windows will be patched next week.

TOPICS: Security

Adobe has announced that next Tuesday, May 13, they will release updates to Adobe Acrobat and Reader for Windows and Mac to address at least one critical vulnerability.


The affected versions are Adobe Reader XI and Acrobat XI (11.0.06) and earlier 11.x versions for Windows and Macintosh and Adobe Reader X (10.1.9) and Acrobat X and earlier 10.x versions for Windows and Macintosh.

No further details were provided, but the vulnerability or vulnerabilities are rated priority 1, which is Adobe's most severe.

Topic: Security

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  • adobe acrobat is the most ridiculous software on the planet

    Apart from minor security and design improvements Adobe Acrobat is exactly the same as 20 years ago. The only reason Adobe does this funny "vulnerability fixing" is to remind others that they exist.
    • No.

      Very probably you never used the last version. The program is getting easier to use and more powerful every new version.
  • To adobe

    We do not like your adobe reader cloud crap we like to safe our adobe files to our computers not the crap cloud so please make it so we can safe our adobe files to our computer not the cloud