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: update java
by Neolander on Thu 20th Jan 2011 22:07 UTC in reply to "update java"
Neolander
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2010-03-08

If only they made their update system less annoying, people would be more enclined to let it do its job...

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RE[2]: update java
by Delgarde on Thu 20th Jan 2011 22:51 in reply to "RE: update java"
Delgarde Member since:
2008-08-19

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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