The most commonly used Java 6 Update 20, which contains 96 vulnerabilities of the highest level of danger.
The company Bit9 has conducted a study, the results of which indicate that the Java carries a significant risk to the safety of the enterprise, as it is often the software is the ultimate target of cyber criminals.
In the study, experts analyzed the use of Java on one million cars in hundreds of companies around the world and found that older versions of Java contain vulnerabilities that pose the threat.
Main results of research:
– At 5% Percentage of all analyzed more than 100 computers installed versions of Java;
– The presence of multiple versions of Java on their computers due to the fact that when you install new versions of the old ones are not always removed; (more…)