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Submission + - Critical Java 0-Day Flaw Exploited in the Wild (net-security.org)

An anonymous reader writes: Researchers from security firm FireEye have discovered targeted attacks exploiting a zero-day Java vulnerability to deliver the Poison Ivy RAT onto the unsuspecting victims' machines. The vulnerability allows computers to be infected by simply visiting a specially crafted web page, and the malware served in the current attacks contacts a C&C server in Singapore. The attacks are limited, but it's only a matter of time until other cyber criminals create their own pages exploiting the flaw.

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