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From Trustin Lee <trus...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: Maven/Java 1.4.0 security issues
Date Sun, 06 Feb 2005 12:18:12 GMT
Thanks Brenn for the good information!

Trustin

On Sun, 6 Feb 2005 05:28:07 -0600, Brennan Stehling <offwhite@gmail.com> wrote:
> An interesting problem any Windows might have is the bad JAVA_HOME
> settings.  When I started to try Apache DS I suddenly got a ton of
> virus problems.  Today I am working on running many Maven compiles and
> now that I have Norton AntiVirus installed I am seeing it is blocking
> this Trojan virus.
> 
> It seems j2sdk1.4.0_01 has a security bug in it and when I did install
> j2sdk1.4.2_04 the new JAVA_HOME and PATH settings were not changed
> from the older version.  As I compiled it may have been opening a
> security hole and letting stuff in.
> 
> So you may want to check that your environment variables are set
> properly and also uninstall Java 1.4.0.
> 
> --
> Brennan Stehling
>  + http://brennan.offwhite.net/blog/
> 


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