Flash Player Security Update

Macromedia warns users of Flash Player of a potential security issue and has released a "critical" update (version 66,0,79,0). This notice gives no information on which version(s) of the player is (are) concerned.

The Flash Player, being a third-party plug-in, is largely excluded from OS vendors security bulletins and systems updates. If you're concerned about security, you can subscribe to Macromedia Security Service to be warned of future security issues with Macromedia products.

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