Oracle Releases Another Out of Band Java Security Update

In a similar manner to an update published by Oracle in February they have again released a further out of band security update to address a critical security issue that was incorrectly patched/not fully resolved in 2013. Updated versions of Java 7 and Java 8 are now available.

Further highlights of this update are provided here and here. Further background info on this issue is available in this Qualys blog post.

A set of suggested practices for using Java on your computer are provided here. Please install the recommended update for your version of Java as soon as possible to protect against this re-patched security issue.

Thank you.

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