Thursday, June 24, 2021

Java developers unfazed about security

In recent months there’s been a increase in news reports about Java-related exploits. However, in this report from ComputerWorld U.S., a number of developers at this week’s JavaOne conference in San Francisco expressed confidence in the platform.
 
Their support is based on a number of reasons: Weaknesses found don’t apply to their businesses or Web sites, is a common explaination. But most agree that they still have to keep their guard up.
 
 
(Security graphic from Shutterstock)
 
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One developer interviewed did say that he isn’t sure Oracle has been quick enough in issuing bug fixes. What’s your take? If you’ve had a bad Java experience, let us know.
 
According to Oracle, some 1.1 billion desktops around the world run Java.

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Howard Solomon
Howard Solomon
Currently a freelance writer, I'm the former editor of ITWorldCanada.com and Computing Canada. An IT journalist since 1997, I've written for several of ITWC's sister publications including ITBusiness.ca and Computer Dealer News. Before that I was a staff reporter at the Calgary Herald and the Brampton (Ont.) Daily Times. I can be reached at hsolomon [@] soloreporter.com

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