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CNET News: Java Flaw Could Lead to Windows, Linux Attacks

Nov 24, 2004, 20:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Robert Lemos)

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"A flaw in Sun Microsystems' plug-in for running Java on a variety of browsers and operating systems could allow a virus to spread through Microsoft Windows and Linux PCs.

"The vulnerability, found by Finnish security researcher Jouko Pynnonen in June, was patched last month by Sun, but its details were not made public until Tuesday..."

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