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New Adobe Flash Vulnerability Lets Hackers Plant Malicious Software on Your PC
16 October 2017, 10:28 pm

As long as Adobe's Flash Player plugin is still alive and installed on your personal computer, it will only cause damage to it. Adobe Flash is often described as a security vulnerability, as it it's full of security flaws and Adobe won't patch them as fast as they should.

The latest, as reported by Reuters, is said to let hackers plant malicious software on your personal computer. The malware was discovered by security firm Kaspersky Lab and it's called FinSpy or FinFisher, which is usually used for surveillance by law enforcement agencies.

According to the report, Kaspersky Lab was actively tracking a hacker group called BlackOasis, which apparently managed to install malici... (read more)

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