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why does this page say java is running if I don't have the java plugin installed? How do i find and disable the java plugin for firefox, and others? http://www.java.com/en/download/testjava.jsp
I need to make sure that java is diabled so that my pc doesn't get exploited. to answer this question i will accept:

how to find the java plugin
why the java plugin isn't listed in firefox
how to remove the java plugin
other info

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If you have Java 6, like I do. you can disable the IcedTea plugin.
but the exploit is only for java 7. and you can see your version on this page: javatester.org

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