Adobe has issued a security bulletin regarding vulnerabilities in its Flash player software. “Critical vulnerabilities have been identified in Flash Player that could allow an attacker who successfully exploits these vulnerabilities to take control of the affected system. A malicious SWF must be loaded in Flash Player by the user for an attacker to exploit these vulnerabilities. Users are recommended to update to the most current version of Flash Player available for their platform,” notes the bulletin. Adobe recommends all Flash Player 18.104.22.168 and earlier users upgrade to the new version 22.214.171.124, which can be downloaded from the Player Download Center. Further information is available in the bulletin.