Adobe Systems on Wednesday rolled out patches for security vulnerabilities found in Adobe Reader 7.0 and 7.0.1, and in Adobe Acrobat 7.0 and 7.0.1.
The hole in the products, referred to as an XML External Entity vulnerability, under certain circumstances allows XML scripts to be used to discover a user's local files.
The vulnerability impacts Acrobat and Reader running on Windows and Mac platforms.
Adobe recommends that Reader and Acrobat for Windows customers download the updates provided on the Adobe Web site here.
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News source: InfoWorld