Software update: Adobe Acrobat/Reader 9.3.2

Adobe has released a new version of Acrobat. This concerns both the Reader and the program with which the PDF documents can be created. Downloads are available for Windows, Mac OS X, Linux and Solaris and the releases can be this page are being found. Version 9.3.2 is a so-called maintenance release, which does not add any new features. However, a number of security issues have been fixed. The full list of improvements can be found below:

resolved issues

PDF Maker

  • Word document uploaded on the service runs into a timeout situation


  • Loading pdf multiple times in same process caused memory leak in windows browsers


  • Watermark visibility remains unchanged for a policy protected document (with watermark) when using it as background or foreground
  • Long term validation data for the OSCP response is not being embedded in the signature at signing time which results in invalid signatures that should be valid.
  • PPKlite plugin crashes when validating digital signatures


  • Reader in the browser crashes when viewing some PDF files
  • Performance degradation experienced after setting preferences to “Render points as cross-hairs when opening a PDF file

Trust Manager

  • A PDF file trusted for Javascript still shows the Yellow bar and does not execute the javascript
  • When a PDF is added as a privileged location in Enhanced Security, Acrobat deletes the entry ‘cAlwaysTrustedForJavaScript’ under Key-TrustManagercTrustedFolders
  • Adding a privileged location host from the Options button on the JavaScript injection Yellow Message Bar populates 1/2 of the privileged location keys it should.
  • bDisableTrustedSites and bDisableTrusted folders does not consistently prevent Options button from appearing on Yellow Message Bar for certain workflows.
  • Reader removes the “cAlwaysTrustedForJavaScript” value and places it in the “cUnsafeJavaScript” key with the same value when the same exact web site value is place in the Trusted Hosts UI for Enhanced Security

Version number 9.3.2
Release status Final
Operating systems Windows 7, Windows 2000, Linux, Windows XP, macOS, Solaris, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008
Website Adobe
License type Freeware/Paid