About Java for Mac OS X 10.6 Update 8

This Java security update removes the most common variants of the Flashback malware.

This Java security update removes the most common variants of the Flashback malware.

If you do not use Java applets, it is recommended that you disable the Java web plug-in in your web browser. For more information about how to disable Java in Safari, please see this website: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT5241.

Java for Mac OS X 10.6 Update 8 delivers Java SE 6 version 1.6.0_31-b04-415 and supersedes all previous versions of Java for Mac OS X v10.6.

This update is recommended for all Mac OS X v10.6 users.

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For information about the security content of this update, please visit this website: http://support.apple.com/kb/HT1222

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