Flash,Adobe Reader and Java(again) hacked in Pwn2Own2013


After successfully hacking browsers and Java,today was the day of the most used plugin and the software.Yesterday Vupen hacked Firefox 19,IE 10  and Java,whereas MWR hacked Chrome.Today ,Vupen took the prize on the second day by finding vulnerabilities in the Reader,Flash and Java.

Hacks once found are reported to the respective vendors for updating the software.

Updates released:-

After the successful hacking of Google Chrome and Firefox,the updates were released by both the companies to prevent similar attacks in the future.Though Chrome was hacked,still Chrome is considered to be the toughest browser  to hack.

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