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UPDATES - March 26, 2006

Adobe Reader 6.0.5 update (Critical Update)
Download from http://www.adobe.com/support/downloads/detail.jsp?ftpID=3330

The Adobe Reader 6.0.5 update addresses a number of issues. It fixes a potential file bloat issue when Adobe LiveCycle Reader Extensions software is used, and it allows Flash 8 content to be displayed correctly within Reader. Furthermore, this update includes security improvements that are rated critical. Adobe recommends all users install this update as a proactive measure.

This multilingual update can be applied to any language version of Adobe Reader 6.0.4.

File Details:
Product: Adobe Reader
Version: 6.0.5
Platform: Windows
Released on: 3/23/2006
Filename: Acro-Reader_605_Update.exe
Filesize: 2.9MB

System requirements
This update requires that Adobe Reader 6.0.4 is installed on your system. To find out which version of Adobe Reader you currently have, choose Help > About Adobe Reader. The version number appears in the upper left corner below the Adobe Reader logo.

If your version of Adobe Reader is older than version 6.0.4, you should first upgrade to version 6.0.4.

Note: It's great to know that Adobe still support the above version with security fixes but it's recommended to upgrade to the latest version of Adobe Reader which is v7.07
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BOClean FILEDATE: 03/26/06 - 04:31:34 (US EST)

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FILEDATE: 03/26/06 - 04:31:34 (US EST) (09:31:34 UTC)
ELEVEN new nasties today for a total of 10831 UNIQUE trojans (81,854 trojans, worms, bots, hijackers, downloaders, spam proxies, rootkits, adware, spyware, keyloggers, "dialers" and other malware in total, including all variants) covered in today's update for BOClean 4.20 and BOClean 4.21. BOClean 4.12 is no longer being updated as it reached the end of its useful life back in November of 2005.
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ewido #1770

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Just curious

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Donna, why does Adobe keep the older versions available since the program is free?

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Adobe 7.0

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isn't compatable with older versions of Windows.

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Old updates

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I have Adobe reader 7.0.7 and adobe reader 7.0.5 langauge support in add/remove.

Is it ok to remove 7.0.5 langauge support
Also have adobe download manager,can i remove this as well.


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(NT) (NT) I only have 7.07 , removed others, works fine

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(NT) (NT) Sounds good,thanx

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What Brent said is right :-)

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Below are the system requirements of v6.x and v7.x of Adobe Reader:

Adobe Reader 6.x
For Windows:
Intel Pentium processor
Microsoft Windows 98 Second Edition, Windows Millennium Edition, Windows NT 4.0 with Service Pack 6, Windows 2000 with Service Pack 2, Windows XP Professional or Home Edition, or Windows XP Tablet PC Edition
32MB of RAM (64MB recommended)
60MB of available hard-disk space
Internet Explorer 5.01, 5.5, 6.0, or 6.1
Adobe Reader 7.x
For Windows
Intel Pentium processor
Microsoft Windows XP Professional or Home Edition (Service Pack 1 or 2), Windows 2000 (Service Pack 2), Windows XP Tablet PC Edition, Windows Server 2003, or Windows NT (Service Pack 6 or 6a)
128MB of RAM (256MB recommended)
Up to 90MB of available hard-disk space
Microsoft Internet Explorer 5.5 (or higher), Netscape 7.1 (or 8.0), Firefox 1.0, or Mozilla 1.7

As we can see, v6.x of Adobe Reader supports older version of Windows. While Adobe v7.x supports more browsers.


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Muchas gratias. Muy amable.

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AVG Anti-Virus 7 Update - AVI 268.3.2 / IAVI 0293

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--- AVG Anti-Virus Update ---

** AVG Anti-Virus 7 **

--- information about Update ---

Update Summary:

- added new variants of Worm/Feebs, Worm/Kelvir
- added new variants of trojan Downloader.Zlob

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AntiVir VDF-Version:

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NAV Daily

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TrojanHunter Ruleset 4xx-2006-03-26

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TrojanHunter Ruleset 4xx-2006-03-26
Total Rules: 56972

TrojanHunter users can easily update using the LiveUpdate utility

As of 23-Mar-06, LiveUpdate or Manual Updates will no longer work on TrojanHunter V4.2 or earlier.
The rulesets/definition file format has been changed to comply with TrojanHunter V4.5 which was released on 23-Mar-06.

Details (i.e. list of added definitions) is not posted yet in TrojanHunter forums at the time of this update entry here.

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