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FireFox hypocrisy with Java

Posted by malcolmdavis on February 19, 2013 at 12:16 PM PST

While Adobe is well known for putting out plugins that have backdoor issues, and that there are enormous number of PDFs that are read every day, many times entirely by accident when opening an email, FireFox did not give the Adobe Acrobat plug-in the red-flag of no confidence like FireFox did with Java.

The latest issue and fix to be released by Adobe:
http://www.zdnet.com/safe-pdfs-are-almost-here-adobe-to-release-reader-a...

Why is FireFox not protecting users against Acrobat vulnerabilities like FireFox did with Java?

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