Adobe adds to Reader’s security problems by releasing a new version
How can Adobe put these two paragraphs together in the same announcement without snickering just a little? Adobe says the new version is more secure, yet they added support for reading SWF and FLV files. Close one hole, open another, I guess.
Adobe Reader 9 provides new digital signature functionality for an improved user experience. The new version also adds support for 256-bit AES encryption and new advanced security capabilities.
Native Adobe Flash support
Adobe Reader 9 can natively display rich media content, which you'll notice immediately with Portfolios. Interested in viewing SWF and FLV files? Adobe Reader 9 is the answer.
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