In view of the recent Malware issue with Mac's and Java, how do I tell if I might have already downloaded the the fix put out by Apple?
Open the Java Preferences.app (find it in Applications/Utilities/). The General tab will show you the version of Java you have installed in the far right column.
If you have the latest, it should say 188.8.131.52.
Hope that helps.
System Preferences --> Software Update --> Installed Software Tab
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