|Feb 19, 2013, 04:58 PM||#1|
Apple Releases Java Updates for OS X, Including Malware Removal Tool
Apple has released updated versions of Java for OS X, following a prominent hacking of Apple employees' Macs, plus the remote blocking of the Java plugin due to security vulnerabilities.
This is the standard quarterly update of Java 6 that Apple distributes, while customers looking for Java 7 should download straight from Oracle.
The update includes the malware removal tool mentioned earlier that will "remove the most common variants of malware". If malware is found, the user is notified -- otherwise, no notification is made.
Article Link: Apple Releases Java Updates for OS X, Including Malware Removal Tool
|Thread Tools||Search this Thread|
|thread||Thread Starter||Forum||Replies||Last Post|
|Apple Releases New Java 6 Updates With Enhanced Security, Uninstalls Apple-Provided Java Applet Plug-in||MacRumors||Mac Blog Discussion||49||Oct 22, 2013 10:58 AM|
|Apple Releases New Java 6 Updates with Security Enhancements||MacRumors||Mac Blog Discussion||62||Jun 21, 2013 07:38 AM|
|Apple Releases Safari and Java Updates With Plug-In and Security Improvements||MacRumors||MacRumors.com News Discussion||77||Apr 23, 2013 04:09 PM|
|Apple Updates OS X Anti-Malware Definitions to Block 'Yontoo' Adware||MacRumors||MacRumors.com News Discussion||66||Mar 26, 2013 09:22 AM|
|Apple Releases Updates Java for OS X 10.6, 10.7, and 10.8||MacRumors||Mac Blog Discussion||34||Sep 26, 2012 11:36 PM|
All times are GMT -5. The time now is 12:37 PM.