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Sat, Apr 6, 2019 11:00 AM

adobe flash player

Why does Comcast demand that you have the adobe flash player when it is vulnerable to hacking?

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@mrhindy wrote:

Why does Comcast demand that you have the adobe flash player when it is vulnerable to hacking?


a single feature of flash is used to verify the security of the path and to check for unauthorized other connections (like HDMI from a phone/tablet).  you can use Chrome that has built in flash that is provided by google and is sandboxed so can not affect other running programs/memory.

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