Think Flash Is the Only Insecure Plugin? Think Again


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People always point the finger at Flash like it’s the only insecure plugin out there. And it certainly is a big risk. But it’s not the only plugin you should be aware of – there are plenty of others that have been used as attack vectors for delivering malware. Fortunately, many of them can be disabled with few ill effects. Here are three that you probably have installed in your browser right now, as well as a few more that might be hiding out somewhere. The Threat from Java According to a blog post from Cisco, Java was a preferred…

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