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Another Java Threat

Post by kc1di » Thu Feb 28, 2013 3:15 pm

Yet another Java threat Guess it's time to disable Java 7 plugin if you have it installed.

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Re: Another Java Threat

Post by xenopeek » Thu Feb 28, 2013 3:36 pm

You don't need to disable Java; just don't use it in your browser. And this again is about Oracle Java, so may not affect OpenJDK which is included on Linux Mint.
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