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Disable Javascript in Adobe Reader

Adobe has recommended users to disable javascript in Adobe Reader and Acrobat due to a vulnerability in versions 9.1, 8.1.4, 7.1.1 and earlier. Adobe plans to fix this with updates for Windows, Mac and Unix platforms in the future.
Till then, just follow the steps below.
1. Launch Acrobat or Adobe Reader.
2. Select Edit>Preferences
3. Select the JavaScript Category
4. Uncheck the ‘Enable Acrobat JavaScript’ option
5. Click OK

Via Adobe

posted by Vijeesh Ravindran, Wednesday, April 29, 2009