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Old 07-18-2015, 02:44 AM   #20
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Adobe Flash player is built in to Google Chrome so there is no way to update it lol

it gets updated when Google Chrome gets updated like Internet Explorer 11 is doing now

Adobe Security Bulletin

Security Advisory for Adobe Flash Player

Release date: July 10, 2015

Last Updated: July 14, 2015

Vulnerability identifier: APSA15-04

CVE number: CVE-2015-5122, CVE-2015-5123

Platform: Windows, Macintosh and Linux

Critical vulnerabilities (CVE-2015-5122, CVE-2015-5123) have been identified in Adobe Flash Player and earlier versions for Windows, Macintosh and Linux. Successful exploitation could cause a crash and potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system.

Adobe is aware of reports that exploits targeting these vulnerabilities have been published publicly. Adobe expects to make updates available during the week of July 12, 2015.

UPDATE (July 14): Adobe recommends users update their product installations to the latest versions using the instructions provided in the "Solution" section in Security Bulletin APSB15-18.
Affected software versions

Adobe Flash Player and earlier versions for Windows and Macintosh
Adobe Flash Player and earlier versions for Linux installed with Google Chrome
Adobe Flash Player Extended Support Release version and earlier 13.x versions for Windows and Macintosh
Adobe Flash Player Extended Support Release version and earlier 11.x versions for Linux

To verify the version of Adobe Flash Player installed on your system, access the About Flash Player page, or right-click on content running in Flash Player and select "About Adobe (or Macromedia) Flash Player" from the menu. If you use multiple browsers, perform the check for each browser you have installed on your system.

Severity ratings

Adobe categorizes these issues as critical vulnerabilities

Adobe would like to thank Dhanesh Kizhakkinan of FireEye for reporting CVE-2015-5122 and Peter Pi of TrendMicro and slipstream/RoL (@TheWack0lian) for reporting CVE-2015-5123 and for working with Adobe to help protect our customers.

July 11, 2015: added information on CVE-2015-5123

July 12, 2015: added acknowledgement on CVE-2015-5123

July 14, 2015: added reference to security bulletin APSB15-18.

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