Why does Adobe require DAILY updates? Are they just trying to push McAfee on everyone?
jhotz 1 year ago
It seems that I can count on starting my day the same way. Go to work, get my coffee, start my desktop, update for Flash from Adobe. It's like freakin' Groundhog Day, except without the love. Or the groundhog. Are there really that many critical flaws in Flash that it requires daily patches? Or is it just an attempt to trick us into installing McAfee Security Scan Plus? By default, when you click the update box, it will intally McAfee, so if you miss changing the default to decline installation just once, Adobe is going to install that garbage on your machine. I've disabled Flash, but I still get the daily updates. So is Flash just the worst piece of software ever, or is it the most clever version of malware yet devised to push unwanted software on us?
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