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Does no one have an answer to this?
Hi Macke - we have just had an identical-sounding problem, with Adobe Updater on one PC causing extraordinarily high downloads (around 90 Gig over the course of a month). The problem only came to light after we received a bill from our telco provider with a large excess data usage charge, and it then took some time to track down and disable Adobe Updater on the machine, given the intermittent nature of the problem.
I am very keen to discover what the root cause of this problem is, and if others have encountered a similar issue.
Thanks very much for for your post.
I have seen Sunbelt Kerio Personal Firewall cause a problem with Adobe Updater. I would suspect your firewall.
The latest release of the Adobe Updater has fixes for networking with proxy servers. If you aren't running the latest (because it can't connect), you can manually download and then install the Adobe Updater for Reader & Acrobat 8 from the URLs below.
There are similar fixes in the latest Adobe Updater for CS4 and Acrobat & Reader 9, downloadable from: