News in brief: Taking down vulnerabilities
Adobe has released a bulletin patching 28 vulnerabilities affecting Adobe Reader and Acrobat.
The release also includes a patch for a critical hole that has reportedly been exploited in the wild.
Version 9.1.3 of Reader and Acrobat; Acrobat 8.1.6 for Windows, Macintosh, and Unix; and version 7.1.3 of Reader and Acrobat for Windows and Macintosh are affected. The flaws could result in these versions crashing and allow attackers to take control of the computer.