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what is dm.ini

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I saw dm.ini empty and not used several years do I need to keep this or can I safely delete it.
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its used by the Adobe Download Manager
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I had an older version of Adobe Reader several years ago and have updated it to version 8 It seems that this is from the old days and still do not know if it is needed The folder is empty and says last modified 2003.
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delete it - it the adobe download manager needs it it will re-create it
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Hi there;

AdobeDownloadManager.exe is responsible for extracting download instructions from AOM files, which are essentially XML with an appended CRC32 in decimal, and committing the instructions to the file "%APPDATA%\dm.ini" for later processing.

and KCTS is true as stated in my reply too...

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Hi there;

By some solutions, this file is accepted as vulnerability...

Blink - Unified Client Security has proactively protected from this vulnerability since its discovery.
Retina - Network Security Scanner has been updated to identify this vulnerability.

Adobe has released a patch for this vulnerability which is available at: http://www.adobe.com/products/acrobat/acrrmanager.html.
The vendor bulletin is available at: http://www.adobe.com/support/security/bulletins/apsb06-19.html.

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thank you
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thank you
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np...
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many thanks
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