Update at 8:45 a.m. PST: Information from security firm Symantec added.
Attackers are making the rounds and exploiting a critical security flaw in Adobe Reader 9 and Acrobat 9.
Earlier versions of the PDF-related software are also affected by the critical security flaw, which could cause the applications to crash and potentially let an attacker gain control of a person's computer, Adobe Systems warned Thursday.
Reports also surfaced that attackers have developed an exploit and are taking advantage of the flaw, the company said.
Adobe has yet to develop an update to address the vulnerability but noted … Read more