The Java Filter
Welcome to The Java Filter!
While you are surfing the World Wide Web, you frequently come across pages that contain Java applets. These applets are small programs, written by people that you often donít know or trust. However, their programs are being downloaded to, and executed on, your machine.
The Java Filter lets you take control over which applets you want on your machine and which you donít.
There are several reasons why you might not want certain applets on your computer:
The Java Filter gives effective protection against unwanted execution of Java applets, without having to switch off Java support of your browser. For example, you could only allow applets from within your firewall onto your computer.