The Adobe web page at https://www.adobe.com/products/flashplayer/distribution3.html lists the current release at v. 22.214.171.124. However, if this is installed and a check of the Flash Player is done at https://helpx.adobe.com/flash-player.html the check says the install is not current and to install v. 126.96.36.199.
Come on Adobe! Left hand doesn't know what the right is doing, again!
The deployment is still in progress and the version file the 'Check Now' widget uses to get the latest release version hasn't yet been updated. 188.8.131.52 is indeed the latest version as indicated at https://www.adobe.com/software/flash/about/