Linked by Hadrien Grasland on Thu 20th Jan 2011 21:16 UTC
Privacy, Security, Encryption "In 2010, exploited Java vulnerabilities outpaced the exploit of Adobe Reader and Acrobat," Landesman, senior security researcher at Cisco, said. "Java was 3.5 times more frequently exploited than were malicious PDFs. That really spells out the need for paying attention to what's making the headlines but also paying attention to the types of things that aren't making the headlines."
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RE[2]: update java
by Delgarde on Thu 20th Jan 2011 22:51 UTC in reply to "RE: update java"
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And less buggy, going by the article. I've not noticed the problems they mention myself (as a Linux user, I don't use their updater), but I can see how that would be annoying.

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