foxit reader 5.4.3.0920

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  1. zfactor

    zfactor Registered Member

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    What's New in Foxit Reader 5.4.2

    The following is an issue fixed list of Foxit Reader 5.4.2

    Fixed a security issue where the insecure application loading libraries could be exploited to attack the application.

    here is the msi installer WITHOUT the added toolbar. enjoy


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    http://cdn04.foxitsoftware.com/pub/foxit/reader/desktop/win/5.x/5.4/enu/FoxitReader543.0920_enu.msi
     
    Last edited: Sep 26, 2012
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    chachazz Updates Team

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    Foxit Reader 5.4.3.0920
    Summary
    Foxit Reader 5.4.3 fixed a security issue where the application loading libraries in an insecure manner could be exploited to execute arbitrary code to attack the application. An insecure .dll file may be placed in the execution directory or current directory and to create a PDF to cause an error.

    Affected Versions
    Foxit Reader 5.4.2.0901 and earlier.

    Fixed in Version
    Foxit Reader 5.4.3

    SOLUTION
    Please do one of the followings:

    • Please go to "Check for Updates Now" from Reader "Help" menu to update to the latest version of 5.4.3
    • Click here to download the updated version now. (.exe or .msi)

    SECURITY PROCESS
    2012-9-10: Dmitriy Pletnev of Secunia Research found the issue;
    2012-9-11: Core Security Technologies confirmed the issue;
    2012-9-25: Foxit fixed the issue;
    2012-9-26: Foxit released fixed version of Foxit Reader 5.4.3.
     
  3. Page42

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    Thanks for posting the update, guys.
    I grabbed it today just by coincidence, before I saw this thread.
    I was updating a box that hadn't been turned on in 10 days, so I was checking lots of apps for available updates, and I found Foxit Reader had this fix. :thumb:
     
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