Security updates available for Foxit Reader and Foxit PhantomPDF

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Release date: December 9, 2020

Platform: Windows

Summary

Foxit has released Foxit Reader 10.1.1 and Foxit PhantomPDF 10.1.1, which address potential security and stability issues.​

Affected versions

ProductAffected versionsPlatform
Foxit Reader10.1.0.37527 and earlierWindows
Foxit PhantomPDF10.1.0.37527 and earlierWindows
Solution

Update your applications to the latest versions by following one of the methods below.​
  • From the “Help” tab of Foxit Reader or Foxit PhantomPDF, click on “Check for Updates” and update to the latest version.
  • Click here to download the updated version of Foxit Reader from our website.
  • Click here to download the updated version of Foxit PhantomPDF from our website.
 

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Release date: March 22, 2021

Platform: Windows

Summary

Foxit has released Foxit Reader 10.1.3 and Foxit PhantomPDF 10.1.3, which address potential security and stability issues.​

Affected versions

ProductAffected versionsPlatform
Foxit Reader10.1.1.37576 and earlierWindows
Foxit PhantomPDF10.1.1.37576 and earlierWindows
Solution

Update your applications to the latest versions by following one of the methods below.​
  • From the “Help” tab of Foxit Reader or Foxit PhantomPDF, click on “Check for Updates” and update to the latest version.
  • Click here to download the updated version of Foxit Reader from our website.
  • Click here to download the updated version of Foxit PhantomPDF from our website.

Vulnerability details
BriefAcknowledgement
Addressed a potential issue where the application could be exposed to Out-of-Bounds Read vulnerability and crash, which could be exploited by attackers to execute remote code. This occurs due to the improper release of resources when parsing certain JPEG2000 files (ZDI-CAN-12230).​
cece working with Trend Micro Zero Day Initiative​
For more information, please contact the Foxit Security Response Team at security-ml@foxitsoftware.com.​
 

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Security updates available in Foxit Reader 10.1.4 and Foxit PhantomPDF 10.1.4

Release date: May 6, 2021

Platform: Windows

Summary

Foxit has released Foxit Reader 10.1.4 and Foxit PhantomPDF 10.1.4, which address potential security and stability issues.​

Affected versions

ProductAffected versionsPlatform
Foxit Reader10.1.3.37598 and earlierWindows
Foxit PhantomPDF10.1.3.37598 and all previous 10.x versions, 9.7.5.29616 and earlierWindows

Solution

Update your applications to the latest versions by following one of the methods below.​
  • From the “Help” tab of Foxit Reader or Foxit PhantomPDF, click on “Check for Updates” and update to the latest version.
  • Click here to download the updated version of Foxit Reader from our website.
  • Click here to download the updated version of Foxit PhantomPDF from our website.

 

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Security updates available in Foxit PDF Reader 11.0.1 and Foxit PDF Editor 11.0.1


Release date: July 27, 2021

Platform: Windows

Summary

Foxit has released Foxit PDF Reader 11.0.1 and Foxit PDF Editor 11.0.1, which address potential security and stability issues.​

Affected versions

ProductAffected versionsPlatform
Foxit PDF Reader (previously named Foxit Reader)11.0.0.49893 and earlierWindows
Foxit PDF Editor (previously named Foxit PhantomPDF)11.0.0.49893, 10.1.4.37651 and earlierWindows
Solution

Update your applications to the latest versions by following one of the methods below.​
  • From the “Help” tab of Foxit PDF Reader or Foxit PDF Editor, click on “Check for Updates” and update to the latest version.
  • Click here to download the updated version of Foxit PDF Reader from our website.
  • Click here to download the updated version of Foxit PDF Editor from our website.
Version 11.0.1.49938
Release Date: July 27, 2021
Issues Addressed in Foxit PDF Reader 11.0.1.49938
  • Fixed some security and stability issues. Click here for details.
 

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Security updates available in Foxit PDF Reader 11.1 and Foxit PDF Editor 11.1

Release date: October 12, 2021

Platform: Windows

Summary

Foxit has released Foxit PDF Reader 11.1 and Foxit PDF Editor 11.1, which address potential security and stability issues.​

Affected versions
ProductAffected versionsPlatform
Foxit PDF Reader (previously named Foxit Reader)11.0.1.49938 and earlierWindows
Foxit PDF Editor (previously named Foxit PhantomPDF)11.0.1.49938, 11.0.0.49893, 10.1.5.37672 and earlierWindows

Solution

Update your applications to the latest versions by following one of the methods below.​
  • In Foxit PDF Reader or Foxit PDF Editor, click on “Help” > “About Foxit PDF Reader” or “About Foxit PDF Editor” > “Check for Update” (for Version 10 and earlier, click on “Help” > “Check for Updates”) to update to the latest version.
  • Click here to download the updated version of Foxit PDF Reader from our website.
  • Click here to download the updated version of Foxit PDF Editor from our website.

Version 11.1.0.52543​

Release Date: October 12, 2021

New Features and Improvements in Foxit PDF Reader 11.1.0.52543​

  • Add a dark user interface skin, which can be a friendly and useful choice to users who need or prefer a dark theme for the look of the application.
  • Offer a display preference for thin lines in documents to make them more visible.
  • Allow setting page margin before printing PDF files.
  • Other enhancements to the user experience.

Issues Addressed in Foxit PDF Reader 11.1.0.52543​

  • Fixed an issue where Foxit PDF Reader might crash or a file could be corrupted when a user saved a file from ECM after making edits.
  • Fixed an issue where Foxit PDF Reader could crash when it launched and opened more than ten files at a time.
  • Fixed an issue where Digital IDs were not displayed in the ID list in the Sign Document dialog box when users placed signatures.
  • Fixed an issue where users could not sign in to Google Drive to open files.
  • Fixed some security and stability issues. Click here for details.
 

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Foxit Reader regains Dark Skin​

Foxit Reader comes with a couple of skins to change user interface appearance. For instance, the latest version Foxit Reader 11.1 now comes with classic and dark. You can select dark skin by clicking File > Skins > Dark.

Doing so turns the entire Foxit Reader appearance to dark. When you select Night Mode under View, PDF turns to black as full and the beautiful PDF viewing Experience will please your eyes.

Foxit PDF Reader with Dark Skin applied