A work-around is available for users who are unable to apply Java upgrades, Oracle says
Windows XP users will continues to receive Java 7 security updates until at least April 2015, Oracle says
Cybercrooks are again exploiting Java's cross-platform design to install and spread bots.
The not-for-profit foundation was started last year by Advanced Micro Devices, Qualcomm, ARM Holdings, and other companies.
A fix stops Java from disabling itself, and iTunes for Windows and Internet Explorer get some security tweaks.
Here's a breakdown on software improvements Twitter made to keep your tweets flowing.
Oracle fixed on Tuesday 127 security issues in Java, its database and other products, patching some flaws that could let attackers take over systems.
Chrome is helping companies like Artillery Games develop games on a faster cycle—and give players the ability to enjoy games anytime, anywhere.
Java was the most targeted development platform for exploit attacks during the first half of the year, and attacks have increasingly shifted to zero-day vulnerabilities, according to F-Secure's new threat report.
While Oracle CEO Larry Ellison focuses his attention on the America's Cup sailing race, Oracle is rushing to keep up in another race, the one to get its Java SE (Standard Edition) in the cloud.