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With latest patches, Oracle signals no more free updates for Java 7

2015/04/15

Computerworld - (International) Oracle released patches addressing 14 vulnerabilities in Java as part of a 98 security-issue fix that covered multiple product lines and marked the end of free Java 7 updates. Three of the Java vulnerabilities were high severity and could be exploited over networks without authentication and could lead to a complete compromise of affected systems' confidentiality and integrity, and 12 others could be exploited from the Web through the Java browser plug-in.

Source: http://www.computerworld.com/article/2909908/with-latest-patches-oracle-signals-no-more-free-updates-for-java-7.html

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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