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02.19.13
Apple targeted by hackers
02.19.13

Apple targeted by hackers

Reuters is reporting that Apple has been targeted in a cyber-attack. Apple announced the breach th...

By S. Sande,   02.19.13
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02.15.13
Facebook says it was target of 'sophisticated attack,' no user data said to be compromised
02.15.13

Facebook says it was target of 'sophisticated attack,' no user data said to be compromised

It looks like you can add another big name to the recent string of high-profile hacking attempts....

By D. Melanson,   02.15.13
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02.01.13
Java patched again, Snow Leopard users blocked from older version (Updated)
02.01.13

Java patched again, Snow Leopard users blocked from older version (Updated)

Update: Apple's Java team has quickly responded to the patch with a revised JVM for Snow Leopard,...

By M. Rose,   02.01.13
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01.31.13
Java, Silverlight left in cold as Firefox disables all plugins by default -- except Flash
01.31.13

Java, Silverlight left in cold as Firefox disables all plugins by default -- except Flash

In an effort to prevent "drive-by exploitations," upcoming versions of Firefox will have Java, Ado...

By S. Dent,   01.31.13
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01.14.13
Oracle releases v11 fix for zero-day Java security flaw
01.14.13

Oracle releases v11 fix for zero-day Java security flaw

Oracle has released an official fix for the Java security flaw that was reported by CERT (the Com...

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01.14.13
Oracle patches Java exploits, toughens its default security levels (update: Apple does too)
01.14.13

Oracle patches Java exploits, toughens its default security levels (update: Apple does too)

Oracle hasn't had a great start to 2013. It's barely into the new year, and Apple and Mozilla are...

By J. Fingas,   01.14.13
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01.12.13
US-CERT warns users to disable Java in web browsers, Apple and Mozilla move to block it
01.12.13

US-CERT warns users to disable Java in web browsers, Apple and Mozilla move to block it

It's far from the first time that computer users have been warned to disable Java, but this latest...

By D. Melanson,   01.12.13
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01.11.13
A reasonable response to Java security problems (Updated)
01.11.13

A reasonable response to Java security problems (Updated)

Update: According to The Mac Observer, Apple has acted proactively to block the Java browser pl...

By T. Luoma,   01.11.13
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10.22.12
Java 7 and Chrome don't play well together
10.22.12

Java 7 and Chrome don't play well together

In the immortal words of Lando Calrissian, "This deal keeps getting worse all the time." Apple'...

By M. Rose,   10.22.12
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