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Adobe patches PDF zero-day, other critical bugs

Adobe patched eight security vulnerabilities, six of them critical, in its popular PDF viewing and editing programs.

Readdle updates Docs apps to version 2

The new version of the document sharing and viewing app introduces some interesting features, such as the ability to reflow the contents or resize the text of a PDF document to improve on-device viewing, support for links and in-document navigation through PDF bookmarks.

Adobe testing new automatic updater

Next week, Adobe Systems will begin testing new automatic software designed to make it easier for Reader and Acrobat users to keep their products up-to-date.

Report: Adobe will be top target for hackers in 2010

Adobe's Flash and Acrobat Reader products will become the preferred targets for criminal hackers in 2010, a security vendor predicted this week.

Four essential PDF tips for Snow Leopard

OS Make working with PDF files easier by learning these fundamental tricks for OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard).

Adobe explains PDF patch delay

Adobe says its waiting until mid-January to patch a critical PDF bug because issuing an emergency update would disrupt its quarterly security update schedule.

Adobe offers advice on avoiding new Reader attack

Adobe has published a security advisory offering advice on avoiding a brand-new Reader 0day attack.

Adobe warns of Reader, Acrobat attack in the wild

Adobe is investigating new reports that hackers are attacking a previously unknown bug in the latest version of the company's Reader and Acrobat software.

GoodReader for iPhone

The more you use this superb PDF file viewer, the more you'll discover what it's capable of doing. GoodReader's file transfer capabilities are top notch. And it's the reading experience in which the app truly shines.

PDFpen 4.5

PDFpen allows you to edit text in PDFs, insert images and make their backgrounds transparent, choose to print or not print notes and comments, highlight in multiple colors, and even do OCR on scanned PDFs.