Hackers exploit unpatched Adobe Reader bug

February 20, 2009 (Computerworld) Hackers have been exploiting a critical bug in Adobe Reader, the popular PDF-viewing software, for at least nine days, researchers said Friday, but a patch may not be ready for another three weeks.

Link: http://www.computerworld.com/action/article.do?command=viewArticleBasic&articleId=9128278&intsrc=hm_list


There is also the following story. The word from a friend this AM, is that it is worse than the story depicts. He was warned from friends in Europe to take it off his machines until the fix scheduled March 11.


Good thing I ditched Acrobat Reader years ago :bigsmile:

Thanks platinumsword!