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Posts Tagged ‘Adobe Flash’

  • Kaspersky Lab’s Customer Survey 2016 reveals that 26% of internet users have no idea how malware ended up on their device.  (image: Charlie Fripp)

    Kaspersky Lab discovers vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player

    May 5, 2014 • Security, Top StoriesComments Off on Kaspersky Lab discovers vulnerability in Adobe Flash Player

    Kaspersky Lab’s heuristic detection protection subsystem has successfully blocked attacks via a zero-day vulnerability in Adobe Flash software. Kaspersky Lab researchers discovered this loophole, which was targeted by exploits distributed via a legitimate...

  • Vyacheslav Zakorzhevsky, Head of the Vulnerability Research Group at Kaspersky Lab (image: Kaspersky)

    Java exploit attacks surge to 14.1 million in a year

    November 1, 2013 • SecurityComments Off on Java exploit attacks surge to 14.1 million in a year

    The number of attacks using Java exploits from September 2012 to August 2013 amounted to 14.1 million – one third more than in the same period in 2011-2012, according to the Kaspersky Lab study Java under attack – the evolution of exploits in 2012-2013....

  • Microsoft snubs Adobe’s Flash

    September 16, 2011 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments (1)

    Computer giant Microsoft unveiled new features and applications for their forthcoming Windows 8 operating system, but also let slip that Internet Explorer 10 won’t support any plug-ins or Adobe’s Flash, which is popular among many websites. The company...

  • Adobe Flash now enables iPad app development

    June 20, 2011 • Gadgets and Gaming, Top StoriesComments Off on Adobe Flash now enables iPad app development

    Adobe has recently been pushing out an update for their application development software Flash Builder and the open source Flex framework, that will allow app developers to create various apps for the for iPhone, iPad and BlackBerry PlayBook. This comes after...

  • Motorola launches Xoom tablet PC

    February 22, 2011 • Gadgets and GamingComments (1)

    As “The Year of the Tablet” picks up speed and we see new offerings from Samsung, HP, Blackberry and a rumored upgrade to Apple’s extremely popular iPad, IT News Africa takes a look at Motorola’s new tablet PC, the Xoom. Due to be...