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Windows 7: Java 1.7 Security

22 Sep 2012   #11
Layback Bear

Windows 7 Pro. 64/SP-1
 
 

Of course you are correct Slartybart. I read the same but I'm paranoid. If I don't need it and it is in my mind being attacked more often than normal I just remove it. Dead dogs are hard to find and then attack. Java dogs for the near future are dead on my computer. To each his/her own.


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23 Sep 2012   #12
M1GU31

Windows 10 64bit Technical Preview
 
 

I've had java uninstalled for the past month for those various attacks and java being exploited right when the new update was released last time,can't remember what version but it wasn't too long ago. Anyways haven't had any problems with java uninstalled and rarely run into any program or site that requires java,almost non existent for me.
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23 Sep 2012   #13
ICIT2LOL

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

Yeah have disabled mine for the last couple of hours and nothing has baulked at starting up so might go ahead and uninstall it.

Matter of fact I might take it off my list for fixes I do too.
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04 Nov 2012   #14
Slartybart

x64 (6.3.9600) Win8.1 Pro & soon dual boot x64 (6.1.7601) Win7_SP1 HomePrem
 
 

"solved" due to age
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