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by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#951 Fix coming for Flash vulnerability under attack
Adobe today said it will patch Flash Player this week, addressing a vulnerability being exploited in “limited, targeted attacks.”

The flaw, CVE-2016-4171, exists in versions of Flash prior to, and including, 21.0.0.242 on Windows, Macintosh, Linux and ChromeOS platforms.

“Successful exploitation could cause a crash and potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system,” Adobe said in its notification.
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#948 Siemens firmware updates patch SIMATIC vulnerabilities
#947 Android ransomware hits Smart TVs
#946 Programmer automates his job for 6 years, finally gets fired, forgets how to code
#945 ATM insert skimmers in action
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