New Java Update Patches VulnerabilityPosted by: Thursday, April 5th, 2012 - Blog On
Apple have recently released a Java update for OS X which can be downloaded automatically via Software update.
This important update fixes multiple vulnerabilities in Java, the most serious being if you navigate to a website with malicious code, it would automatically download and install malware which is then used to harvest your passwords.
According to reports on the internet, this vulnerability has already affected over 600000 Mac’s so it is highly recommended you install this as soon as possible.
To manually run Software Update, simply go to the Apple menu in the top left hand corner and select Software Update in the list.