According to a recent Adobe alert, an important update has been issued for Adobe Illustrator CS5 15.0.1 and earlier versions running on Windows. Other operating systems do not require this update.
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The update addresses a critical library-loading vulnerability (CVE-2010-3152) in Adobe Illustrator CS5 versions 15.0.1 and earlier. Attackers can exploit this vulnerability to convince users into opening a file located on a remote WebDAV or SMB share. Adobe has shared details on how users can update their Adobe Illustrator CS installation on its advisory page.