MS and Adobe patches for October 2013Yesterday was the standard "Patch Tuesday" for Microsoft, and several of the patches to Windows were Critical. Be sure you apply the patches as soon as you can.
In addition, Adobe also released several patches to its most recent Windows Adobe Reader XI. If you are a Mac user (or use an earlier version of Reader), these patches don't apply to you.
Curious readers can read more in-depth coverage of these patches from Krebs on Security.