I am sure some of you have heard about the Java security flaw that was found.
If not you can read more info here
“What’s worse is this particular exploit is reportedly being used to push ransomware, a type of attack that demands users pay to have control of their computers returned from a hacker’s grasp.”
Oracle has released a fix for this flaw and it is really easy to update.
Just go to Java.com with all the web browsers you use (Internet Explorer, Chrome, etc) and click the button that says “Free Java Download”.
Follow the prompts to install – That’s it.