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Oracle Patches Java Zero Day with Out-of-Cycle Update

Severity: High Summary: These vulnerabilities affect:  Oracle Java Runtime Environment (JRE) and Java Development Kit (JDK) 7 Update 10 and earlier, on all platforms How an attacker exploits them: Multiple vectors of attack, including luring your users to a malicious web page containing specially crafted Java Impact:  In the worst case, an attacker can gain complete control of your computer What to do: Install JRE and JDK 7 Update 11 Exposure: Java is a programming language (first implemented by Sun Microsystems) used most often to enhance web pages.

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Oracle Patches Java Zero Day with Out-of-Cycle Update
January 17, 2013 — Category: Security Alerts