0 Replies Latest reply on Apr 9, 2013 11:11 AM by chris.campbell

    4/9/2013 - Flash Player 11.7 Release Announcement

    chris.campbell Adobe Employee

      Today we're pleased to announce that the next version of Flash Player is available for immediate download.  This update includes the following new features and improvements:


      • Sandboxing Enhancements

      Multiple fixes and enhancements for the Protected Mode feature under Mozilla Firefox.  This is a major step in our ongoing improvement to improve security and stability for our customers.

      • Bug fixes
        • On Retina enabled MacOS devices, Flash applications are scaled incorrectly upon opening (3496539)
        • On MacOS, setting stage.fullScreenSourceRect when renderMode is set to “GPU”, leads to inaccurate mouse position reporting (3512232)
        • In the Chrome browser, the copy shortcut (Ctrl/Cmd+C) fails (3496300)
        • On some versions of Windows, images are not displaying properly in Flash applications run in Mozilla Firefox (3494272)
        • On Windows XP, application which make use of the system microphone may encounter feedback (3502809)
        • On Windows, loading a swf which makes use of an audio stream through URLLoader, and then unloading it can cause a crash (3444784)
        • Attempting to embed a Flash project into Microsoft word can result in a crash (3498002).
        • On MacOS, some fonts do not rending properly when viewing Flash content in the Google Chrome browser (3506958)
        • Numerous other bug fixes for all browsers and platforms!


      For complete information please see our release notes.


      Security update details can be found here: Security Bulletin (APSB13-11)


      Current Flash Player desktop users that have enrolled in either the "Allow Adobe to install updates (recommended)" or "Notify me to install updates" update options will receive an update notification dialog within 7 days from today (please note that Windows users will need to restart their system to receive the notification dialog.)


      If you would like to install the update immediately, please use one of the links below:


      Flash Player 11.7 desktop for Windows XP, Vista and 7: 11.7.700.169

      Flash Player 11.7 desktop for Windows 8: 11.7.700.169


      Please note that both Flash Player for Google Chrome and Microsoft Internet Explorer for Windows 8 are updated using a different mechanism.  Flash Player for Google Chrome updates will occur during regular Chrome updates.  Flash Player updates for Internet Explorer on Windows 8 will be provided by Microsoft though the Windows automatic update feature.


      Flash Player 11.7 desktop for Mac: 11.7.700.169


      Flash Player 11.2 desktop for Linux:


      Flash Player 11.1 Mobile for Android 3.x:

      Flash Player 11.1 Mobile for Android 4.0.x:


      Flash Player 10.3 desktop for Windows, Macintosh and Linux:


      Previous versions of Flash Player can be found on the Archived Flash Player page



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