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Comment malware vector (Score 1) 165

The one and only time I had a Windows machine infected was some malware that got installed without my knowledge via Java Web Start. I have never let that be on a computer of mine since. I've never had that happen via the Java plugin (which, BTW, I don't allow to run by default in FF and Chrome).

Comment That's (Score 4, Informative) 113

The Softpedia article claims
"Only Android devices are affected, iOS users are safe"

The paper cited only describes the vulnerabilities in terms of being researched on Android. Nowhere does it say that iOS cannot have these problems.

I didn't even see anything to this effect in the CERT postings.

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