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Symantec bulletin: Java Vulnerability

We informed Interconnected Technologies’ clients directly about steps that should be taken to address the recently-discovered Java vulnerability that could be used to compromise individual computer systems. At that time we also conveyed the fact that Symantec, maker of Interconnected Technologies standard security software, had express confidence that its users were safe from the vulnerability.

On Friday they sent a more definitive statement:




This is the link:


While no security solution is 100% fool-proof, we continue to believe (and our research bears out the fact) that the products that use the Norton Antivirus and the Norton Firewall engines (Norton Internet Security, Norton Security Suite, Norton Business Suite) offer the best protection for an individual computer. When coupled with a correctly configured hardware firewall, this offers Interconnected Technologies clients the best defense against attacks.

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