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Security Advisory for Flash Player | APSA18-01
« on: February 03, 2018, 05:17:45 pm »
A critical vulnerability (CVE-2018-4878) exists in Adobe Flash Player and earlier versions. Successful exploitation could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system.

Adobe is aware of a report that an exploit for CVE-2018-4878 exists in the wild, and is being used in limited, targeted attacks against Windows users. These attacks leverage Office documents with embedded malicious Flash content distributed via email.

Adobe will address this vulnerability in a release planned for the week of February 5.

For the latest information, users may monitor the Adobe Product Security Incident Response Team blog.

Read more: Adobe Security Advisory