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Adobe Flash Player Version Released

A​dobe Flash Player ​version has been released by Adobe Systems.  Adobe Flash Player is a cross-platform browser-based application runtime that is required for viewing of certain applications, content, and videos.

Fixed Issues

  • Graphics vector assets are not rendering properly.(FP-4198401).

  • 2.5D rotation is not working as expected on Windows (FP-4198483)


Security Updates

Adobe has released security updates for Adobe Flash Player for Windows. These updates address a 
critical type confusion vulnerability that could lead to code execution and an important security bypass vulnerability that could lead to information disclosure.

  • Adobe recommends users of the Adobe Flash Player Desktop Runtime for Windows update to Adobe Flash Player
  • Adobe Flash Player installed with Google Chrome will be automatically updated to the latest Google Chrome version, which will include Adobe Flash Player for Windows.

  • Adobe Flash Player installed with Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 10 and 8.1 will be automatically updated to the latest version, which will include Adobe Flash Player


Vulnerability Details

Vulnerability Category Vulnerability Impact Severity CVE Numbers
Security Bypass Information Disclosure Important CVE-2017-3085
Type Confusion Remote Code Execution Critical CVE-2017-3106



Adobe Flash Player is one of the applications that is managed and updated by ODS.  If you are a current customer, ODS will automatically update your version of Adobe Flash Player over the next few days.  ODS will deploy both the ActiveX version and the Plugin version.  This ensures that Adobe Flash Player will function with web browsers including Internet Explorer, Firefox, and Chrome.  The update will install silently.  No user interaction is required.  There are no additional fees or charges for ODS to update your version of Adobe Flash Player. 

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