Macromedia Flash has critical vulnerability
People using Flash should check to see if they need to upgrade to avoid being compromised
Internet Explorer and Opera users have been urged to upgrade to protect against a newly discovered flaw.
The vulnerability, in Flash Player version 188.8.131.52 and earlier, could allow a hacker to compromise a user’s PC.
Macromedia confirmed the existence of the flaw, which it classified as critical, on Friday afternoon. It recommends the users upgrade to version 184.108.40.206.
Read more: ZDNet UK