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antdude
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reply to chachazz

Re: Warning: 0-Day vulnerability in Java 7

Good thing I am still using v6. :P



Name Game
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said by antdude:

Good thing I am still using v6. :P

No it is not..all those versions are also vulnerable to other crap that is out there big time...just a different CVE from the past.


siljaline
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reply to antdude

Things are getting nasty !
Java zero-day exploit goes mainstream, 100+ sites serve malware

quote:
Attackers using two recently-uncovered Java unpatched vulnerabilities, or "zero-days," have quickly expanded their reach by going mainstream, security experts said today.

And on Tuesday, Mozilla, maker of Firefox, joined the chorus of advice that users should disable the current version of Oracle's Java. The company is also ready to automatically block the plug-in from running in its browser, although it has not yet pulled the trigger.

The exploit's breakout followed the addition of attack code to the notorious Blackhole exploit toolkit.
Oracle knew about zero-day Java vulnerabilities for months, researcher says
quote:
Oracle was notified in April about the zero-day vulnerabilities being exploited now by attackers, researcher says.