New zero-day Java exploit selling in online forum for $5,000

By Jos
Jan 16, 2013
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  1. Earlier this week Oracle rushed out a fix for a critical bug in Java that was reportedly being widely exploited by malicious sites to remotely execute code on a victim's machine. Well, it only took one day after the patch...

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  2. hahahanoobs

    hahahanoobs TS Evangelist Posts: 1,631   +432

    Chrome disable instructions:

    Step 1: Open Chrome and type chrome://plugins into the location bar.

    Step 2: Click Disable underneath the Java plugin.
  3. David T.

    David T. TS Rookie

    You can also disable Java in Chrome but make exceptions so you can still view YouTube correctly. chrome://settings, select Show Advanced Settings, Under Privacy select Content Settings, select "Do not allow any site to run JavaScript" then select right under it: Manage exceptions, add in the trust sites while blocking the un trusted sites.
  4. Darth Shiv

    Darth Shiv TS Evangelist Posts: 1,622   +377

    David Java is NOT Javascript. YouTube doesn't need java to run.

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