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Symantec: Sorry, Flash Player attack not a zero day

Discussion in 'News' started by Echo419, May 29, 2008.

  1. Echo419

    Echo419 FS Owner

    After suspecting a zero day exploit was being used to attack the latest version of Flash Player (, Symantec says the call was a mistake — it was an exploit for versions and prior.

    Yesterday it was feared that hackers were using a malicious ShockWave Flash file which Symantec researchers thought was a zero day exploit for the latest version of Flash Player.

    Symantec, however, shied away from confirming that it was a zero day exploit, as it appears to be designed for a flaw which Adobe patched in April, prior to it being publicly disclosed by an IBM security researcher.

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