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Adobe Shockwave Player - Critical Security Update

All Adobe Shockwave users should update as automatically prompted to apply these security fixes.

Critical Update Fixes 20 Vulnerabilities in Shockwave
http://blogs.pcmag.com/securitywatch/2010/08/critical_update_fixes_20_vulne.php
http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb10-20.html

QUOTE: Critical vulnerabilities have been identified in Adobe Shockwave Player 11.5.7.609 and earlier versions on the Windows and Macintosh operating systems. The vulnerabilities could allow an attacker, who successfully exploits these vulnerabilities, to run malicious code on the affected system. Adobe recommends users of Adobe Shockwave Player 11.5.7.609 and earlier versions update to Adobe Shockwave Player 11.5.8.612, using the instructions provided below.

SHOCKWAVE PLAYER UPDATE SITE
http://get.adobe.com/shockwave/