Google Chrome pepflashplayer.dll

We have a specific version of Chrome because we need it for some of the applications to work.  We copied the pepflashplayer folder from the newest version of Google Chrome and we replaced the same folder in the Google Chrome directory.  The reason why we did this, is because of all the vulnerabilities in the older versions Adobe Flash.  There was no granular way to just disable the pepflashplayer in an corporate environment so that the Google Chrome would pick up the system flash that we do keep updated on a regular basis.   The question is has anyone replaced the pepflashplayer.dll folder, and does it fully work?  We tested flash websites with this method and the sites were working.
Hank LieuranceAsked:
Who is Participating?

[Product update] Infrastructure Analysis Tool is now available with Business Accounts.Learn More

I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

Is flash player essential for your application?
I dont think old flash player is 1c more dangerous than old chrome
You can enable disable and switch any way you want:

Instead of engineering unsafe fixed-version chrome, I would suggest to spend time well to make applications work with all modern browsers.
sargentotech there is Chrome portable,
Download Portable Version of Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome and Opera Web Browsers
Hank LieuranceAuthor Commented:
The new Site we are using will use HTML5 so it will not need flash player.  That process is being worked on right now.  Until that is complete we still need people to be able to access the site and flash is the only thing that will work with the site.   When that site is finished, then we will be able to fully update Google Chrome, so everything else gets updated.  To enable/disable we are not able to do this through Group Policy, there is no granular way of doing this.  I see you may do this on each individual computer, but if you have an enterprise environment there is not enough manpower to do this.  We called Google support about this and they said the only way you can update flash is to update the browser.   That is why we tried a few other options to see if it works.
Determine the Perfect Price for Your IT Services

Do you wonder if your IT business is truly profitable or if you should raise your prices? Learn how to calculate your overhead burden with our free interactive tool and use it to determine the right price for your IT services. Download your free eBook now!

Is porting downloading swiffy extension and then reading hex dump aloud?
Hank LieuranceAuthor Commented:
I've requested that this question be deleted for the following reason:

Found another solutions
Thats how you got couple of options to get rid of it.
Hank LieuranceAuthor Commented:
No we did not get rid of flash, we came across a plugin called "Flashcontrol" for Google Chrome.  It blocks flash unless the person clicks to play.   For now that looks like the solution we will take until the site is finished.

Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
Same is achievable without any extensions
Under privacy click "Content settings"
Scroll down to plugins
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
Google Chrome OS

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.