While reading a web site (nytimes.com) without any problems on a W8.1 desktop this message popped up.
“This content requires Java 12.3. Would you like to install it now? Y or N”
When I clicked NO I got other screens urging me to download the offering, a “Video Player”. These screens never showed a company name.
Am I being overly suspicious in not installing the product? What's going on here? …. batpark