Multiple vulnerabilities have been reported in Adobe Reader / Acrobat, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to gain escalated privileges and by malicious people to compromise a user's system
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RE: Adobe Reader/Acrobat Flash Player Unspecified Code Execution Vulnerability
15th Sep, 2010 22:37
Score: 1198 Posts: 954 User Since: 8th Nov 2008 System Score: 98% Location: UK
Neither Adobe or Microsoft have suggested using EMET to mitigate this vulnerability so far. I don't know if this is because it is not effective or the possibility of unwanted side effects is too great. I guess you would have to apply it to the browsers rather than the plugins and, with the large number of plugins available, some are bound to cause problems.
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