Software update: Foxit Reader 3.2.1 build 0401

Foxit Software has released version 3.2.1 of Foxit Reader. This program is an alternative to Adobe Reader. It can handle most PDF documents very well, but complex or very large documents can sometimes be a bit too much of a challenge. However, it is a godsend for computers with limited resources. The program is free, but for certain functions, which are part of the so-called pro pack must be paid. An example is the function to comment on a PDF file. Version 3.2.1 fixes an important security flaw that made it possible to start another program:

Fixed in Foxit Reader

  • Fixed a security issue that Foxit Reader runs an executable embedded program inside a PDF automatically without asking for user’s permission.

Version number 3.2.1 build 0401
Release status Final
Operating systems Windows 7, Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows Server 2003, Windows Vista, Windows Server 2008
Website Foxit Software
File sizes 4.84MB – 6.67MB
License type Freeware