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HT4651 Mac OSX 10.8.4: I found Java visualvm on my applications through utilities. When I try to open, it says I need to install a runtime.  should I dump this? Is it safe?

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I'm a Mac OSX 10.8.4 (i-mMac): I found Java visualvm on my applications through utilities. When I try to open, it says I need to install a Java 6 SE runtime.  Should I dump this java even if I don't use the runtime? I've heard all Java is unsafe. What do you think?

iMac (21.5-inch Mid 2011), OS X Mountain Lion (10.8.4)

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