First a quote from Adobe, then the easy fix that takes only a few seconds to stay safe.
“Adobe is aware of reports of a potential vulnerability in Adobe Reader 9.1 and 8.1.4, as described in SecurityFocus BID 34736. We are currently investigating, and will have an update once we get more information.”
“Adobe plans to provide updates for all affected versions for all platforms to resolve this issue.”
“We are working on a development schedule for these updates and will post a timeline as soon as possible”
• Open Adobe Reader
• Select the Edit tab on the toolbar at the top of the screen.
• Select Preferences