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Adobe Flash Player Petition – Would You Sign It?

Siusto - 19 Aug 2017
Flash has major issues, we all know that. But back in its heyday it was really helpful, yet people keep forgetting that and now they are planning to switch it off for good. More exactly, the developers want to kill it by the end of 2020. Luckily, not ...
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Flash's Final Countdown Has Begun

Threatpost - 16 Aug 2017
Few times have there been technologies so reviled and celebrated at the same time as Adobe Flash. Since its introduction as Macromedia Flash Player in the mid-'90s, the technology has helped shape what the web has become today. At the same time, few ...
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Adobe: Flash Player to reach end-of-life in 2020

InfoWorld - 25 Jul 2017
In a move that should come as no surprise given the declining need for proprietary rich Internet plug-ins, Adobe on Tuesday said it will cease updating and distributing its Flash Player at the end of 2020. Content creators will instead be encouraged to ...
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Recently patched Flash Player sandbox leaks Windows credentials

SC Magazine UK - 11 Aug 2017
That bug could enable hackers to fool users into loading a Flash file that would connect to a remote SMB server and steal Windows credentials. This new flaw can bypass Adobe's new security measures in version 23. In a blog post, Ruytenberg said that a ...
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Flash Player is Dead, Long Live Flash Player!

Krebs on Security - 02 Aug 2017
Adobe last week detailed plans to retire its Flash Player software, a cross-platform browser plugin so powerful and so packed with security holes that it has become the favorite target of malware developers. To help eradicate this ubiquitous liability ...
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Adobe Flash Player Is Going Down

Siusto - 16 Aug 2017
Adobe Flash Player used to be one of the most important pieces of software to have, and this is because it supported most of our online browsing. Adobe Flash Player functions on ActiveScript, a form of coding that is used to make interactive media such ...
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Patched Flash Player Sandbox Escape Leaked Windows Credentials

Threatpost - 10 Aug 2017
One of the patches included in Tuesday's Adobe Flash Player update was a do-over after the researcher who privately reported the problem earlier this year discovered the original patch incompletely resolved the issue. Dutch researcher Bjorn Ruytenberg ...
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Adobe Flash Player 26.0.0.151

Neowin - 30 Jul 2017
Adobe Flash Player is a browser plug-in and rich Internet application runtime that delivers consistent and engaging user experiences, audio/video playback, and exciting gameplay. Immersive experiences with Flash video, content and applications with ...
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Adobe Flash Player 26.0.0.151 Update Download Available

Siusto - 11 Aug 2017
It's no secret the Adobe Flash Player is the number one most pitied program in the world right now. After a few years where its service quality and security levels dropped more and more with each passing day, and also after countless failed attempts to ...
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An ode to Adobe Flash: Everyone's favorite malware vector

Mashable - 27 Jul 2017
You've seen the popups, the weird warnings, and the constant drumbeat emanating from every sketchy website that "Adobe Flash Player is out of date." You, the common internet user, just want to watch that video. Or play some game. Or whatever it is you ...
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The Death Of Adobe Flash Is Long Overdue

Forbes - 29 Jul 2017
The world can breathe a collective sigh of relief. Adobe announced this week that it will officially end development of the Adobe Flash Player at the end of 2020. To be honest, though, the end of 2020 is still a long way off, and the death of Flash is ...
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Is Adobe Flash Player Really Dead? The Current Situation

Siusto - 04 Aug 2017
Last week, we had the chance to see Adobe offering us details about the death of the Flash Player software. In case you haven't heard about it, it's a cross platform plugin for browsers that is really powerful. The downside is that it's filled with ...
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Adobe Flash Player Will Go Down in Style

Blorge - 12 Aug 2017
Adobe Flash Player is one of the most despised programs of 2017 for sure. People have written countless articles about how Adobe Flash Player is unsustainable, buggy and even dangerous due to a plethora of security threats discovered within its faulty ...
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Adobe Flash Player and Acrobat Reader Security Updates

Blorge - 10 Aug 2017
Adobe decided to stop developing Flash Player, however the company will provide updates for it until the end of 2020. The company released security updates for several of its products such as Reader, Acrobat, Digital Editions, Experience Manager and ...

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