Adobe has released security updates for Adobe Flash Player 22.214.171.124 and earlier versions for Windows and Macintosh and Adobe Flash Player 126.96.36.1995 and earlier versions for Linux. These updates address a critical vulnerability that could potentially allow an attacker to remotely take control of the affected system.
Adobe is aware of reports that an exploit for this vulnerability exists in the wild, and recommends users update their product installations to the latest versions
The security flaw affects Adobe Flash Player version 188.8.131.52 or earlier. All Mac owners are encouraged to check their flash player by visiting Adobe’s About Flash Player page and updating if necessary. Users who have the Flash Player plugin for Chrome will be updated automatically.