Security Update for Photoshop CS5 CS5.1 – Free Download

Security Update for Photoshop CS5, CS5.1
Security Update for Photoshop CS5, CS5.1

 

Adobe has issued a Security Update for Photoshop CS5 + CS5.1, after their mildly bungled announcement. PhotographyUNcapped reported on this problem 3 weeks ago in this post:
Photoshop Security Vulnerability in CS5 and Earlier Versions CS4 CS3 CS2 on Mac + Win – CS6 Upgrade Considered Safe?

At first, Adobe seemed to say that the cure for the vulnerability in CS5 was to buy CS6; a statement not taken to fondly around the net. No surprise about the poor reception. Now, Adobe has made good on the need for a CS5 update to correct the issue.

This addresses a long-standing vulnerability of Photoshop Cs5 in tif files which could be exploited by dirty-doers. However, it appears to only apply to CS5, Cs5.1, and not to the same issue with CS4, CS3, etc.

As with all updates, backup first.

Photoshop Help / Security update | Photoshop CS5, CS5.1

 

Good luck, Annie

Author: AnnieAjar

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