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2013-09-05 23:21:21

FileCatalyst announces axle’s Gear appliance integrating with FileCatalyst acceleration, available starting at $9,495. Ottawa, ON (PRWEB) September 05, 2013 Unlimi-Tech Software, Inc., a pioneer in managed file transfers and the creator of FileCatalyst, the world’s leading accelerated file transfer solution, is pleased to announce a solutions partnering agreement with axle Video LLC, the company redefining media management. axleVideo’s browser-based media management works...

2013-06-03 23:20:19

Software Company in Perth Anahata Technologies makes statement supporing Oracle on prioritizing java security over new features. Perth, Western Australia (PRWEB) June 03, 2013 On Monday 3rd of June 2013, Pablo Rodriguez Pina, founder and director of the Perth (Western Australia) based software company made a public statement announcing the company agrees with Oracle´s prioritazation of security over features in the java platform. In the words of Pablo Rodriguez Pina : “Our...

Another Day, Another Java Exploit
2013-03-01 20:52:42

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Almost as if on schedule, it´s been discovered yet another Java zero-day exploit is being used to attack computers. This exploit not only follows an extensive line of exploits just like it, it also follows a month riddled with a number of high-profile attacks against Twitter accounts and popular tech companies. If you haven't yet done so, this new attack should act as another reminder to completely disable Java from your...

2013-02-09 23:00:40

Software company Anahata Technologies declares Oracle as their most valued partner for developing enterprise software applications. Perth, WA (PRWEB) February 09, 2013 Pablo Rodriguez Pina, founder and co-director of the Perth (Australia) based software company Anahata Technologies Pty Ltd stated Oracle is their most valuable technology partner. The director stated: “Thanks to Oracle and the Open Source community our company is able to develop cost effective enterprise applications...

Java Critical Patch Update Released
2013-02-02 06:48:26

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online In response to ongoing security issues surrounding their Java software, Oracle released a new update for the product on Friday — more than two weeks ahead of schedule. “The original Critical Patch Update for Java SE — February 2013 was scheduled to be released on February 19th, but Oracle decided to accelerate the release of this Critical Patch Update because active exploitation ℠in the wild´ of one of...

Apple Blocks Old Java
2013-02-01 04:45:46

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online It´s been over a week since a Java exploit has been in the news, so perhaps Oracle´s latest fix has finally calmed the choppy seas. The software platform has been earning itself plenty of bad press over the past year, opening up millions of computers to exploits. Now, any computer running an out-of-date version of Java is susceptible to an attack by any hacker with enough money to buy a hacker´s toolkit which...

2013-01-23 23:00:55

The pre-configured Pak makes it easy for IT admins to lockdown, configure or disable Java. (PRWEB) January 23, 2013 PolicyPak Software is making it easier for IT admins to manage their love/hate relationship with Java. Last week, the Department of Homeland Security issued a security alert for Java 7, due to its zero day vulnerabilities. Even after a “fix” by Oracle, Java remains on the DHS list. The new software from PolicyPak gives admins the ability to manage almost all areas...

Hackers Exploit Java Vulnerability, Disabling Software May Be Only Option
2013-01-11 14:17:45

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Security researchers have said that hackers are exploiting a vulnerability in Java to infect computers with malicious software (malware). The exploit was added to the Blackhole exploit toolkit and the Cool Exploit Kit, which are used by cyber-criminals and are the two most popular Web threat tools used to distribute malware. The Blackhole kit is typically installed on websites that are compromised, and it uses vulnerabilities in...

Java Flaws Mount Up
2012-09-26 13:19:57

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Have you disabled or removed Java yet? In what´s becoming a bit of a broken record of a story, researchers have found yet another flaw in Java which allows hackers to completely bypass security measures built in to the software. What´s worse, this new flaw affects the last 8 years´ worth of Oracle´s Java software, versions 5 through 7, placing more than one billion users in danger of an attack. When...

Java Vulnerability Could Affect Macs
2012-08-29 11:55:09

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online A vulnerability in Java is once again being blamed for a possible exploit of Mac and Windows computers alike, causing some security experts to recommend uninstalling Java as they exclaim, "Please, for the love of your computer, disable Java on your browser." This new Java vulnerability was discovered last week in the latest Java 7 runtime from Oracle. In the beginning, this exploit was relatively unknown and most often found...

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