Latest Java zero-day exploit renews calls to disable it

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  1. ronjor

    ronjor Global Moderator

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    https://www.infoworld.com/d/security/latest-java-zero-day-exploit-renews-calls-disable-it-207950
     
  2. Rmus

    Rmus Exploit Analyst

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    In discussing preventative measures for those who need Java installed, this is included:

    The firewall rule is an added layer of protection to the other preventative measures mentioned.

    This also applies to the PDF Reader. In both cases, exploits can use the application to call out to the internet:

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