Apple is providing MDM APIs that better allow vendors to 'take advantage of the operating system hooks to provide application-level security'
This latest vulnerability report follows a week after the same company reported two other holes in Oracle's plug-in
Facebook passes the buck to users, but that is seen as an example of why privacy advocates want tougher restrictions on Facebook
Verizon says data-gathering does not violate Wiretap Act because the data cannot be linked to a single customer, but advocates are crying foul.
By turning off Java by default, Apple is making customers choose whether to take the risk in using the troubled browser software
A second Java exploit has been discovered, leading experts to recommend users disable Java in their browsers if they don't need it.
"It's a dogfight between the research community and the bot herders," researcher says
Normally 'many, many months' behind, which left 650,000 Macs in lurch with Flashback infections and no fix available