I left my shocked face around here somewhere but I can’t seem to find it.

The makers of Flash have a word of caution for its users.

Adobe Systems Inc warned on Monday that hackers are exploiting vulnerabilities in its Flash multimedia software platform in web browsers, and the company urged users to quickly patch their systems to prevent such attacks.

To which experienced web users respond,


Since — as Stephen Green is wont to say — Flash is malware masquerading as an interactive content platform, it only makes sense that someone would exploit it maliciously.

Adobe is discontinuing Flash, but nowhere near soon enough.