New attacks exploit the Java plug-in as well as simply use Java to run locally when tricking users.
Problems with Oracle's Java 7 runtime may require OS X users to switch back to Java 6, but currently there is no direct means of doing so.
Security restrictions could be compromised in earlier versions of JDK and JRE 6, says vendor Sun.
Adobe Apollo, now called "Air," will soon support Web sites written in non-Adobe formats.
Apple: Runaway applications can shorten battery runtime
Mal/JavaJar-B is a cross-platform exploit of a new zero-day vulnerability in the latest Java runtimes.
A new Java vulnerability has surfaced that apparently affects all Java runtimes and therefore puts close to a billion users at risk.
We answer reader questions about odd apsd-related firewall errors, dead MacBook batteries, and Java Runtimes.
The Flashback malware is steadily evolving, with its latest variant now exploiting unpatched vulnerabilities found in Java runtimes for OS X.
Troubleshooting Mac OS Runtime for Java 2.2.3: TIL gives details