Discussion in 'other security issues & news' started by ronjor, Feb 8, 2006.
If I'm reading the article right, RTE Update 6 should be OK as is, right?
The following releases are affected by one or more of the seven vulnerabilities on Windows, Solaris, and Linux platforms:
* JDK and JRE 5.0 Update 5 and prior
* SDK and JRE 1.4.2_09 and prior
* SDK and JRE 1.3.1_16 and prior
I´m going to upgrade but to tell you the truth I always disable Java in all of my browsers, I just don´t trust it, with ActiveX controls you can at least choose to install a control or not.
Wait a minute, now that I think about it, this is the same with Java applets isn´t it? But anyway, I only allow a couple of ActiveX controls on my system and those are the more widely known ones.
do an update 'check' to be personally sure, but YES....
I had the latest, but still did check and..................