Linked by David Adams on Tue 12th Jul 2011 19:08 UTC, submitted by HAL2001
Privacy, Security, Encryption ACROS Security has discovered a vulnerability in Sun Java, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system. The vulnerability is caused due to the application loading an executable file in an insecure manner when an out of memory condition occurs.
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java singled out
by fran on Tue 12th Jul 2011 20:08 UTC
fran
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2010-08-06

I see security vulnerabilities among all platforms, browsers ect. springing up constantly.

Unfortunately Java vulnerabilities get much more bad press than the others. Think its a bit unfair.

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