US Government asks its users to Disable Java to avoid being hackedSubmitted by emalvini on Sat, 01/12/2013 - 17:14
US Government asks its users to Disable Java to avoid being hacked
Abhi Bavishi | January 12, 2013
The Department of Homeland Security, United States has asked users to disable Java on their machines, in the aftermath of reports flowing over the Internet regarding the discovery of a major Java exploit.
The newly discovered glitch can be used by hackers to steal your identity by installing malicious software on machines. Besides, it can also be used to make infected computers join botnets and attack websites.