Friday, December 11, 2009

Adobe Connect Meeting layout issue - They may be missing

From PSU's ITS: (posted Nov 30)
Due to a recent bug with Adobe Connect, a small number of users have reported that their meeting layouts are missing. We are currently working with Adobe to identify the affected meetings.

More information and any updates on this alert is provided at

Action Required: If you plan to use an Adobe Connect/Breeze meeting space in the upcoming days/weeks, confirm that your layouts do indeed exist. Do this the day BEFORE your actual meeting time since it will take you time to recreate the layout and possible re-upload your missing content.

Wednesday, December 09, 2009

Security Updates Available for Adobe Flash Player

On December 8, 2009 Adobe released a Security advisory called Security updates available for Adobe Flash Player that announced the availability of an update to their Flash Player 10 software. The advisory states in part:

Critical vulnerabilities have been identified in Adobe Flash Player version and earlier. These vulnerabilities could cause the application to crash and could potentially allow an attacker to take control of the affected system.

Affected software versions
Adobe Flash Player and earlier versions

Severity rating
Adobe categorizes these as
critical issues and recommends affected users patch their installations.

Action Required: Ag IT recommends that you update the Adobe Flash Player on your Enterprise machine to mitigate the effects of malicious SWF (Shockwave Flash) files that you might view in your web browser.

For steps, see our How To Install Updates to Adobe Flash Player,

Note: If you use multiple browsers, perform the check for each browser you have installed on your computer.

Thursday, December 03, 2009

QuickTime 7.6.5 Update Released

On November 19, 2009, an updated version of QuickTime was released (7.6.5).

This update is a Windows-only release that increases reliability and improves compatibility.

Unlike previous QuickTime updates that appear on the Apple security updates page, there is no entry on this web page for QuickTime 7.6.5.

Optional Update: Please see our How To Install QuickTime for Windows using the Standalone Installer for steps on updating QuickTime to the latest version.

QuickTime is installed on all Enterprise computers. Apple's QuickTime software allows your Enterprise computer to view graphics, videos, on-line video streams (ex: Candidate Interviews in the College), and more.