Release Notes: Performance and stability were improved. Olson time zone data was updated to version 2011g. Many minor bugs were fixed.
Release Notes: Up to 17 security vulnerabilities, all of them remotely exploitable without authentication, were resolved.
Release Notes: Performance and stability were improved. Java BigDecimal performance was improved. Olson time zone data was updated to version 2011b. HotSpot VM version 20 is now included. Many minor bugs were fixed.
Release Notes: This release resolves 29 security issues as well as several non-security issues. Updating is recommended.
Release Notes: Performance and stability was improved. Several corrections were made to the support for right-to-left languages. Linux language support was extended. Minor bugs were fixed.
Release Notes: Several security vulnerabilities and other bugs were fixed. Root certificates were added and updated.
Release Notes: Several new system configurations, including the Google Chrome browser, are now officially supported. Support for customized loading progress indicators was implemented. Java Hotspot VM 17.0 is now included, along with its Garbage First (G1) garbage collector. A Drag'N'Drop crash and several other minor bugs were fixed.
Release Notes: This release attempts to fix a security vulnerability where insufficient URL filtering in Java Web Start could potentially allow remote code execution. Furthermore, a Java Network Launch Protocol (JNLP) file now requires a codebase parameter.
Release Notes: 26 security issues were resolved, among them buffer overflows in the Runtime Environment (JRE), in ImageIO, in Java 2D, in Web Start, in the browser plugin, in sound support, and in the Hotspot Server. Seven new root certificates were added, three were removed, and five root certificates were replaced with stronger signature algorithms from VeriSign, Thawte, and GeoTrust. A warning is now raised when encountering mixed signed and unsigned code. An interim solution for the Transport Layer Security (TLS) renegotiation issue was made. Several other minor bugs were fixed.
Release Notes: Many improvements and bugfixes were made.