Adobe Acrobat Professional and Reader launches new versions
Adobe recently came up with the release of its segment which focused lots of susceptibilities in its current versions of Acrobat Pro and Reader. It’s time to update!
There were about 18 susceptibilities of which few were critical. These extremely critical susceptibilities can be rectified by update as mentioned by the security advisory assigned by the company.
Some of these viruses are getting worsened and that calls for upgrading to the latest version. It is vital for all the users who work on functions supported by Acrobat systems to opt for the latest version to avoid errors and dysfunctional performance later. It even comprises of OSX, Windows and Linux.
Adobe’s time to update with new editions
There are new editions launched by Adobe which include Acrobat Professional and Acrobat Reader. These new versions are for Mac. Acrobat Professional is available in Universal packages but the Acrobat Reader is available in separate packages for Intel and PowerPC designs.
It is possible because of the reason that Reader is circulated free of cost in the form of an all purpose PDF viewer. It is sent out individually to initiate and looking forward to keep the size of the file as minimal as possible. In this manner, it lessens the frequency of its download.
Acrobat 9.3.3 Pro and Adobe Reader 9.3.3 refer to the critical susceptibilities (as coined by Adobe) which are found in earlier editions of the software. The Adobe security bulletin mentions that these vulnerabilities could be a reason behind Acrobat or Reader to get damaged. It can possibly lead a hacker to take the charge of your computer. Initially, such a similar susceptibility was noticed by Adobe in its software called Flash.
Process to get the updates for Adobe
The updates can only be added to the installation of the existing Acrobat and Reader version 8.3.2 or 9.3.2 of the product you were already using. If you have any other versions of the Acrobat and Reader then you need to first of all install the two new released versions and thereafter get the updates.
The updates are necessary to keep the computer away from viruses. Moreover, by upgrading to latest version, it can be accessible to the latest features which earlier editions lacked. It gives more advantages and keeps you updated with the recent additions in the software. However, please note that it is necessary to always download from trusted site else your system can be at risk of malicious viruses that will get inadvertently downloaded from these sites.
To sum it up, various sorts of susceptibilities and vulnerabilities of the Adobe were detected and so to overcome them the company has launched new updates. So, what are you waiting for, just install the updates and be in sync with latest addition in the new versions. You should always keep up to the advanced version so that you are informed about the new changes added and get benefited, protected and updated always.