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Published May 28, 2009 | Updated Sep 15, 2017


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Microsoft security software detects and removes these threats.

Win32/Pdfjsc are a family of malicious PDF files that exploit vulnerabilities in Adobe Acrobat and Adobe Reader

The vulnerabilities allow malware to download and run arbitrary files.

The following Microsoft software detects and removes this threat:

Even if we've already detected and removed this particular threat, running a full scan might find other malware that is hiding on your PC.

Update Adobe products

Make sure you install all available Adobe updates. You can read more about this vulnerability and download software updates from these links:

It's also important to keep your other software up to date:

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