Oracle Responds To Warning On Java Vulnerability


January 13, 2013 By The Vigilant Application Owner

International Business Times – Oracle has announced fixes for two flaws in its Java software. One research group says Java was responsible for half of all cyberattacks in 2012 that involved an exploited software bug. Last week, the Department of Homeland Security and security researchers said they had identified vulnerabilities in the software that could allow hackers to install malicious code on PCs using phishing attacks or by luring users to infected websites.