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How You Could have Protected Yourself from Yahoo’s Recent Malware Ads

Monday, January 6th, 2014

Regardless of whether or not you’ve visited Yahoo lately, you might want to check this article out …

If you have visited on January 3, 2014, your computer may have been infected automatically with malware. Whether that is really the case depends on Java, or more precisely, if Java is installed on the system, linked to the browser, and whether it is up to date or not. If you are running an outdated version of Java, meaning not the latest version, then your computer may have been infected automatically, just by visiting the Yahoo website.