The Latest Java Exploit

On Thursday, January 10th, 2013, it was learned that attackers were exploiting a previously unknown Java vulnerability to gain unauthorized access to computers. Using this exploit, it is possible for a remote attacker to gain access to a computer when a user visits a website. The vulnerability affects versions of the Java Runtime Environment prior to Java 7, Update 11. For information about the vulnerability and what steps you should take to mitigate the risk, please see this page.