Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 452632
Last modified: 2016-03-04 06:36:13 EST
Adobe released a security advisory APSB08-15 fixing critical issue in Adobre
A critical vulnerability has been identified in Adobe Reader and Acrobat
8.1.2. This vulnerability would cause the application to crash and could
potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system.
Adobe recommends users of Acrobat 8 and Adobe Reader install the 8.1.2
Security Update 1 patch.
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could potentially lead to remote code execution. (CVE-2008-2641)
Adobe security advisory currently only lists Security Update 1 patch for Windows
and Macintosh versions of affected products.
Now fixed in upstream version 8.1.2_SU1 (Security Update 1), also for Linux/Unix
This issue was addressed in:
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Extras: