Problem in Adobe Acrobat Reader

Secunia is also carrying an advisory covering a flaw in the Acrobat Reader versions 5 and 6. According to Secunia there is "a boundary error within the "pdf.ocx" ActiveX component supplied with Adobe Acrobat Reader. This can be exploited via a malicious website using a specially crafted URL to potentially execute arbitrary code. Adobe claims that the problem is resolved in Acrobat Reader V6.02 and users of earlier versions are advised to upgrade. <=Upgrade...

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