Update you Flash Player if you don't want ransomware

It didn’t take long for exploit kit authors to incorporate an exploit for the recently discovered zero-day Adobe Flash vulnerability (CVE-2015-3113) into their malicious wares. According to malware researcher Kafeine, the Magnitude exploit kit has been successfully exploiting Flash 18.0.0.160 on IE11 in Windows 7 since Saturday, only four days after the flaw was patched by Adobe with an out-of-band update. Magnitude EK is currently dropping Cryptowall ransomware onto unsuspecting users.

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