Wednesday, November 26, 2014
Search
  
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Far Cry 4 Game Available For Free With Purchase of 840 EVO SSD
UK Music Industry Wants New Tax on CD Copying
Samsung's DeepSort Sorting Engine Prevails In Benchmarks
Sony Plans E-Paper Watch: report
HP Reports Fiscal 2014 Full-Year and Fourth Quarter Results
Hitachi Wearable Device Monitors Brain Functions
Hitachi Technology Stores Digital Data In 100 Recording Layers, Data Can be Stored For 300 million Years
Sony To Provide Refunds To Users Over Misleading Ads For PlayStation Vita
Active Discussions
Hi All!
cdrw trouble
CDR for car Sat Nav
DVD/DL for Optiarc 7191S at 8X
Copied dvd's say blank in computer only
Made video, won't play back easily
New Features In Firefox 33
updated tests for dvd and cd burners
 Home > News > General Computing > Java 8 ...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Friday, July 04, 2014
Java 8 Will Not Support Windows XP


The scheduled quarterly security updates for Java 8 will no longer support Windows XP, as Oracle follows Microsoft's policy.

In an FAQ on the Java site the company states that Microsoft's end of support for Windows XP is the reason for Oracle's decision to end support in its latest Java 8 software. However, users may still run Java 7 at their own risk.

Oracle makes the same recommendation Microsoft does -- users running Java on Windows, should update to Windows 7 of higher.

For now, Oracle will keep Java users on Windows XP secure by updating them to the most recent Java 7 security update on an ongoing basis.

But since Java has been a major source of real-world security threats over the last few years, using the latest Java 8 would offer users more protection than Java 7.




Previous
Next
Japan May Remove SIM Locks from Handsets        All News        Russian Law To Restrict Web Hosting Abroard
Dailymotion Compromised to Send Users to Exploit Kit     General Computing News      Russian Law To Restrict Web Hosting Abroard

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Lenovo, Tencent To offer XP Tech support in China
Would You Retire XP For $100?
US-CERT Urges XP users to Retire The OS
Chinese Windows XP Users To Get Security Support After April 8
Microsoft Extends Antimalware Support for Windows XP
Microsoft Will Stop Updating Anti-Virus Software on Windows XP
Microsoft Confirms USB Bug
Hackers Exploit Windows Update Publicity
Windows XP SP2 and April 12
Pirate-for-genuine XP trade
MS details Windows XP Media Center 2005
XP SP2 Escapes Critical Windows Security Flaw

Most Popular News
 
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2014 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .