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Lockdown! Adobe says to disable JavaScript in Adobe Reader (yet again)

12 Oct 2009 | | No Comment

Yet another major security hole for Adobe Reader — as detailed in ComputerWeekly.com [on 12 Oct 2009], they won’t say why, but they’re looking to release an update tomorrow.

But for now you can keep the pirates at bay by:

… users should use the “general preferences” dialog menu option to disable JavaScript – Edit > Preferences > JavaScript, and uncheck “Enable Acrobat JavaScript”.

ComputerWeekly.com report that according to Adobe — those running Data Execution Prevention (DEP) on Vista have nothing to fear…

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