Is Apple Quicktime A Security Risk For Windows Pro Tools Users?

These day's not even a few weeks can pass without one computer tech website reporting on security flaws identified in desktop Operating Systems, Web browsers, Mobile OS's or API's and this week is no different with security firm Trend Micro reporting and advising on two vulnerabilities found in Apple's Quicktime media software specifically on the Windows version

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A Word of Warning – Pro Tools 12.4 Users Test Your Virtual Instruments Reload Their Libraries When Deactivating Freeze

During our testing of Virtual Instrument Freezing we have identified that most sample based instruments unload their libraries when being "Frozen", When you unfreeze these Instruments they need to reload the sample data to be restored back to the original state, we have seen that not all are doing this correctly and some are particularly "buggy".
So as a word of warning for the time being make sure you save a preset of your instrument and test it loads up ok before freezing or you may lose the arrangement if it does not unfreeze correctly.

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