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Critical Java Zero Day Exploit

A new vulnerability has been discovered that affects all versions of Java 7 (1.7) and active attacks have been confirmed.  Most popular browsers are subject to the exploit, including:
- Firefox
- Internet Explorer
- Safari
- Chrome
Oracle has not yet released an update to resolve this issue, so at this time users are encouraged to disable Java in their browsers to avoid any potential attacks.  For more information, please visit: http:// www .kb.cert.org/vuls/id/636312

Posted by ITSP on August 28, 2012, in Handlers Log.