Digital signatures for most desktop PDF viewers defeated
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Experts break them

Researchers faked signatures on 21 of 22 desktop PDF viewer apps and five out of seven online PDF digital signing services meaning that the whole set up is a security fail and as useless as a chocolate teapot.

Adobe mulls designing its own chips
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To arms, to arms, the purpose-built chip is coming

Software maker Adobe is thinking of making its own ARM based chips and dumping its long-term relationship with Intel.

Adobe bug cost video bloke thousands - claim
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Class action

Freelance videographer Dave Cooper has filed a class action lawsuit against Adobe, alleging that he lost $250,000 worth of video.

SAP, Microsoft and Adobe team up on data
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Share and enjoy

SAP,  Microsoft and Adobe have formed a data alliance that they say will make it easier for clients running their applications to get a better overview of the customer.

Adobe boss warns against the perils of Excel
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Spreadsheet stuck in the 80s

The boss of the super secure Flash player has warned his staff to stop using Excel because it is out of date.

Adobe pushed insecure spying Chrome browser extension
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And it can be hacked

Adobe installed a browser extension for Google Chrome alongside an update for the company's Adobe Acrobat Reader DC software.

Adobe reports digital deflation
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Ecommerce has a snooze

Abobe accountants have worked out that the digital economy is suffering a period of deflation across nearly every category it tracks.

Chrome to kill Flash soon
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Google goes all Ming the Merciless

Google developers have announced a cunning plan to disable the playback of Flash content in Chrome by default and use HTML5 instead.

Adobe’s Flash tester behind the times
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Chrome is more up-to-date

There has been a cock-up with Flash’s updates system which has left Chrome with a newer version of Flash than Adobe thinks is the latest.

Facebook calls for the death of Flash
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The world is ready now

The world is now ready for Flash to be killed off, according to Facebook's new chief security officer.