Foxit PDF reader hacked

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morganism
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Foxit PDF reader hacked

Post by morganism » Sun Jul 03, 2016 8:51 pm

Security flier posted

download page, free one on the right column.

https://www.foxitsoftware.com/downloads/#Foxit-Reader
Last edited by barbaz on Sun Jul 03, 2016 10:51 pm, edited 1 time in total.
Reason: kill live link
Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; WOW64; rv:23.0) Gecko/20130410 Firefox/23.0

barbaz
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Re: Foxit PDF reader hacked

Post by barbaz » Sun Jul 03, 2016 10:56 pm

Thanks for the heads up.
Since that just looks like the official site to download Foxit Reader, and not someplace to find out about the hack, live link is killed in case the software is hacked/poisoned or highly vulnerable.

Do you have a link to the security flier?
*Always* check the changelogs BEFORE updating that important software!
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