Security Info: Sun Java J2SE 5 and J2SE 1.4 vulnerable *update*
claude_jones at levitjames.com
Wed Jun 15 03:37:03 UTC 2005
On Tue June 14 2005 12:27 pm, Alexander Dalloz wrote:
> As certainly many of us have Sun's Java engine installed, I like to
> inform you about following severe vulnerability:
> An urgent update is highly recommended, to version 5 update 2 either or
> 1.4.2_08! Else through a prepared webpage an applet may read and write
> to your local user files and may execute bad code.
Speaking of which, I wanted to update my Java to ver 5 the other night, but
couldn't figure out how to uninstall my 1.4.2* Is there a howto on
uninstalling Java you could point me to.
Bluemont, VA, USA
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