New Java 0-Day Attack Echoes Bit9 Breach

Once again, attackers are leveraging a previously unknown critical security hole in Java to break into targeted computers. Interestingly, the malware and networks used in this latest attack match those found in the recently disclosed breach at security firm Bit9. The discovery of the Java zero-day is being co-credited to FireEye and CyberESI, two companies … Читать далее

Java Security Update Scrubs 14 Flaws

Oracle has shipped a critical update that fixes at least 14 security vulnerabilities in its Java JRE software. The company is urging users to deploy the fixes as quickly as possible. Java flaws are a favorite target of miscreants and malware because of the program’s power and massive install base: Oracle estimates that Java is … Читать далее