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Windows 7: Yet another Java breech........

25 Feb 2013   #1
indianacarnie

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 
Yet another Java breech........

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Last week Oracle released its latest update for Java, but another security hole has just been found that could allow a complete bypass of the security sandbox feature. Details of the latest exploit have been sent to Oracle and the waiting game for a new update starts all over again.
More at : Round: Infinity – Yet Another New Security Hole Found in Latest Java Release


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25 Feb 2013   #2
Lady Fitzgerald

Win 7 Ultimate 64 bit
 
 

I got rid of Java a long time ago.
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26 Feb 2013   #3
indianacarnie

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

So did I. Wonder if we're seeing its death rattle now though........
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26 Feb 2013   #4
lehnerus2000

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 (64 bit), Linux Mint 17.1 MATE (64 bit)
 
 
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You know how servers have an Uptime counter?

Maybe Java should have a "Time Since Last Exploit" counter.
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26 Feb 2013   #5
indianacarnie

Windows 7 Home Premium x64
 
 

Anymore they could use a stop watch for that.......
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26 Feb 2013   #6
lehnerus2000

Windows 7 Ultimate SP1 (64 bit), Linux Mint 17.1 MATE (64 bit)
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by indianacarnie View Post
Anymore they could use a stop watch for that.......
Indeed.
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26 Feb 2013   #7
FuturDreamz

Windows 8 Pro (32-bit)
 
 

I still need Java for my Blackberry's desktop manager software
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26 Feb 2013   #8
x BlueRobot

 

Java has been removed a long time ago. Why haven't Oracle managed to resolve this problem?
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26 Feb 2013   #9
FuturDreamz

Windows 8 Pro (32-bit)
 
 

I think Java is fundamentally flawed. They'd need to completely rebuild it to make it secure.
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26 Feb 2013   #10
ICIT2LOL

Desk1 8 Pro / Desk2 7 Home Prem / Main lap Asus ROG 7 Pro
 
 

Mine has all gone too and just as well if this is anything to go by

Java insecurity: Options are few for many enterprises [Update] | TechRepublic
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