Username Post: Disabling Java
Gelidy Gelato
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Gelidy Gelato

    In response to flintridgescrapper

Java is a computer programming language.
from wiki
Java software runs on laptops to data centers, game consoles to scientific supercomputers. There are 930 million Java Runtime Environment downloads each year and 3 billion mobile phones run Java.

If you disable Java some of your programs may not run the way you expect them. Java's finger is in a lot of pies. Example: Java is often used for website animation.

"Java" could be considered a threat because it is an "open" platform meaning there is no overseeing governing body that controls anything and everything programed using Java.

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