The growing concern over the security of Java has given Oracle, its distributor, the worst weekend of its existence.
Last week, the first punch to the software was the discovery about some cracks in the computer language’s armor. This is after researcher “kafeine” has drawn its attention to various websites that were making use of the zero-day security vulnerability within Oracle’s Java 7 Update 10. This software could lead to identity theft, installation of a malware, or to rope personal computers to become illegal units, which further can direct to the usage of denial-of-service assaults contrary to the other sites.
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