Adobe released a patch for Flash Player 188.8.131.52 and earlier on Tuesday that patches what the company is calling a critical Mac and Windows security flaw that's already being exploited. The issue could let remote attackers take control over victim's computers.
Adobe patches another zero day exploit in Flash
According to Adobe's release notes,
Adobe has released security updates for Adobe Flash Player 184.108.40.206 and earlier versions for Windows and Macintosh and Adobe Flash Player 220.127.116.115 and earlier versions for Linux. These updates address a critical vulnerability that could potentially allow an attacker to remotely take control of the affected system.
Adobe is aware of reports that an exploit for this vulnerability exists in the wild, and recommends users update their product installations to the latest versions.
The new Flash Player version for Mac and Windows users is 18.104.22.168, and a Linux update to version 22.214.171.1246 is available, too.