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Java DangerExperts advise all companies to disable Java on the computers of all employees.

Oracle has released an emergency update to its Java software over the weekend, which should have prevented the main drawback of IT-security software. However, experts say that the update does not work. Recall that the update was released after the Department of Homeland Security urged PC users disable Java on their devices because of the vulnerability.

Discovered vulnerability being exploited for identity theft and other crimes. This was reported by representatives of the Department of Homeland Security.

Adam Gowdiak, researcher in the field of information security from Poland, who last year discovered several vulnerabilities in Java, said the upgrade from Oracle does not remove all of the existing gaps.

Currently, some companies in the field of information security, advise companies to remove Java from browsers all employees. (more…)