News tagged ‘oracle’
Monday, 21 Jan 2013
Last week, Oracle released an out-of-band emergency update to address vulnerability issues in its Java software framework. However, its efforts seemed in vain as security researchers pointed out that new vulnerabilities had been found as the patch failed to address the root cause of the problem.
Friday, 31 Aug 2012
Oracle has just released emergency software patches to address critical vulnerabilities of Java, running in web browsers on desktops. According to Computerworld, the impetus behind the company's quick actions is the increasing scale of hackers' operations to exploit these vulnerabilities.
Friday, 13 Apr 2012
Apple has just released Java for OS X Lion 2012–003 and Java for Mac OS X 10.6 Update 8. Available for Mac OS X 10.7.3 Lion and 10.6.8 Snow Leopard, they remove the most common variants of the Flashback malware, and supersede all previous versions of Java for OS X Lion and Java for Mac OS X 10.6.
Thursday, 4 Aug 2011
Google has lashed out at its rivals and accused them of colluding to hamper the growth of Android.
Monday, 9 May 2011
The judge presiding over Oracle's impending patent lawsuit against Google's Android mobile operating system has ordered Oracle to reduce its claims by 98%.
Tuesday, 7 Sep 2010
Late on Monday, Oracle announced that HP's former CEO, Mr Mark Hurd had joined the company as a president and a director.
Friday, 14 May 2010
Oracle Corporation bought an ailing Sun Microsystems in January 2010 for US$7.4 billion. Can Oracle's CEO Larry Ellison turn the once-great company back around?