Updates available for Flash Player | APSB17-31
Bulletin ID Date Published Priority
APSB17-31 October 10, 2017 3

Summary

Adobe has released an update for Adobe Flash Player for Windows, Macintosh, Linux and Chrome OS. This monthly update addresses functionality bugs.

Updated Version

Adobe categorizes these updates with the following priority ratings and recommends users update their installation to the newest version:

Product Version Platform Priority Availability
Adobe Flash Player Desktop Runtime 27.0.0.159 Windows, Macintosh 3

Flash Player Download Center

Flash Player Distribution

Adobe Flash Player for Google Chrome 27.0.0.159 Windows, Macintosh, Linux and Chrome OS  3 Google Chrome Releases
Adobe Flash Player for Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer 11 27.0.0.159 Windows 10 and 8.1 3 Microsoft Security Advisory
Adobe Flash Player Desktop Runtime 27.0.0.159 Linux 3 Flash Player Download Center

Note:

  • Adobe recommends users of the Adobe Flash Player Desktop Runtime for Windows, Macintosh and Linux update to Adobe Flash Player 27.0.0.159 via the update mechanism within the product [1] or by visiting the Adobe Flash Player Download Center.
  • Adobe Flash Player installed with Google Chrome will be automatically updated to the latest Google Chrome version, which will include Adobe Flash Player 27.0.0.159 for Windows, Macintosh, Linux and Chrome OS.
  • Adobe Flash Player installed with Microsoft Edge and Internet Explorer 11 for Windows 10 and 8.1 will be automatically updated to the latest version, which will include Adobe Flash Player 27.0.0.159.
  • Please visit the Flash Player Help page for assistance in installing Flash Player.

[1] Users who have selected the option to 'Allow Adobe to install updates' will receive the update automatically. Users who do not have the 'Allow Adobe to install updates' option enabled can install the update via the update mechanism within the product when prompted.

Vulnerability details

This monthly update addresses functionality bugs.