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Java Unsafe Again?


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Just after I reinstalled the latest version of Java, (supposedly without security holes), out comes another article claiming it's unsafe.
I tried working without Java but most video links will not play without it.
Most frustrating.
Any feedback would be appreciated.
Thank you.

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Thank you for the prompt reply.
I have the latest,(Norton 360 2013), installed on my computer,
Does your recommendation to unplug Java from my browser and/or install EMET still apply?
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For most people unplugging Java from your browser is a good idea. Note: Java is not related to javascript used by many websites.

EMET offers added protection to many third party programs, not just Java. As Windows has become more secure, 3rd party applications (Java, Flash, Reader) are more often used as an entry for infection.
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