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Planet PDF launches all-new Planet PDF Forum

Dan Shea

A while ago now, we told you that big happenings were afoot at Planet PDF, and that we were in the process of making some changes to the site. Well, we have now rolled out the first big one: a brand-spanking-new forum.

Enterprise & Government   September 23, 2011

PDFs under attack

Nettie Hartsock

PDFs are indeed "under attack," as today Adobe noted a new security vulnerability and researchers also discovered the Foxit PDF Viewer is open to attack as well.

Enterprise & Government   March 10, 2009

Adobe Reader still vulnerable for hacker attack

Nettie Hartsock

Last week Adobe announced another flaw in its Adobe PDF Reader program that enables hackers to take over a computer. The flaw was also described at the Advert Labs blog.

Enterprise & Government   February 26, 2009

This week in PDF: Dynamic ads in PDF?

Dan Shea

This week in PDF has seen the release of an Adobe-Yahoo joint project to deliver ads in PDF documents, the passing of an ISO ballot for PDF 1.7 and an update to a PDF creation tool.

Enterprise & Government   December 06, 2007

This week in PDF: Plug-in integrates Acrobat and document management systems

Dan Shea

This week in PDF has seen the release of a new Acrobat plug-in designed to save PDF documents directly into document management systems, and update to a piece of document management software which allows users to create PDF archives and enhanced PDF/A functionality added to a PDF creation utility.

Enterprise & Government   November 29, 2007

Advanced PDF Password Recovery Enterprise 4.0 released

Dan Shea

ElcomSoft Co.Ltd. has released a new version of its password recovery software. The enterprise edition of Advanced PDF Password Recovery 4.0 allows users to remove both password encryption and usage restrictions from Adobe Acrobat PDF files. APDFPR Enterprise supports all Adobe Acrobat versions (up to 8.0), including those that use AES encryption.

Enterprise & Government   October 25, 2007

This week in PDF: New PDF functionality galore

Dan Shea

This week in PDF has seen a large number of developers adding PDF functionality to their software offerings.

Enterprise & Government   September 06, 2007

AdultPDF announces PDF Stamp 3.0

Nettie Hartsock

AdultPDF has rolled out version PDF Stamp 3.0. PDF Stamp enables users to stamp content including images, texts, graphics into an existing PDF document.

Enterprise & Government   September 05, 2007

This week in PDF: PDF education

Dan Shea

As Adobe rightly grabs headlines with its announcement of the Acrobat 8 family of products, this week in PDF sees the announcement of a series of workflow seminars, the association of a PDF/A resource and updates to both a PDF censorship tool and a network PDF printing solution.

Enterprise & Government   September 20, 2006

What Does Google Want Us to Do With All These Free PDF eBooks?

Richard Crocker

If you haven't heard yet, Google has just announced that a bunch of the books it has been scanning for its Google Books Library Program are now available for free download as PDFs. There's no doubt Google needs to be applauded for the idea, but the execution (i.e. the books they've produced) could definitely do with some work. The PDF books are difficult to download, large in size, of such low resolution they're difficult to read, cannot be searched, and do not allow the user to copy text from them. It's left me wondering what Google expects people to do with the books.

Creative & Print   August 31, 2006

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