The makers of the Paragon 5 system, LPS MLS Solutions, issued the following statement about the interaction of its product and Java.
A few media outlets (Good Morning America and several web articles) have been reporting security issues with Java. We want to remind and reassure you that Java is no longer required for the Paragon MLS system. These reports and articles advise users to disable Java on their systems. It is important to understand that there will be no impact to Paragon if Java is disabled, if a user elects to take this action.
The links below are for reference regarding details of the issue:
As of January 13, 2013, Oracle has released Java 7, Update 11 to address the security issue and is available at: