Enterprise Applications: How Adobe Reader Stacks Up to Alternatives
Just about everyone has to work with PDF files to some degree. You have to be able to read them on just about any device, and the ability to write them is common in most organizations. Adobe is the first name that comes to mind when you think about working with PDFs, but security problems with Adobe's Acrobat and Reader programs have been fairly common and are actively exploited in the wild. One thing you can do to protect yourself is to switch away from Adobe products. eWEEK Labs put several "viewer" alternatives to the test to see how they stack up to the Adobe platform.