Latest Java articles

London's CIOs to see average salary rise to £185,000 a year

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Meanwhile, IT contractors are seeing huge year-on-year pay rises of up to 13 per cent
24 Feb 2014

Android and Java vulnerabilities to be main targets for cyber criminals in 2014

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Panda Security believes hacks will reach record levels next year
13 Dec 2013

Adobe Flash, PDF and Oracle Java “most dangerous” file types

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Popular browser plug-ins and apps account for two-thirds of exploits
09 Dec 2013

Inspiring the next generation of computer scientists

Jane Richardson, director of the Oracle Academy in EMEA, looks at how we can start encouraging young people to think about a career in computer science
20 Nov 2013

The evolution of programming languages

How have programming languages evolved over the past 50 years? How have the early languages influenced later versions, and how are they still used today?
06 Nov 2013

Plugging the IT Skills Gap Part One: Back to school with Oracle

Part One of a three-part series examines Oracle's Java education programme
29 Oct 2013

Millions of PCs vulnerable to Java 6 exploit kit released last week

Neutrino exploit kit updated to take advantage of Java 6 vulnerability – attacks already seen this week
29 Aug 2013

Google chairman Eric Schmidt says Google didn't steal from Oracle

Google chairman uses Google+ to reject Oracle CEO Larry Ellison's claims
27 Aug 2013

Nokia Entertainment: Why we went Mongo

Nokia tells Computing about the pros and cons of NoSQL database MongoDB
11 Apr 2013

Ordnance Survey issues £2m tender for IT services

UK national mapping agency on the hunt for agile software development partner
21 Feb 2013

Facebook laptops compromised by malware

Zero-day Java exploit to blame for recent cyber security failing, says Facebook
18 Feb 2013

Oracle uses the power of Harry Potter to launch Google API case appeal

Java API case heading back to courts as Oracle likens copyright infringement to stealing JK Rowling's work
14 Feb 2013

Oracle Java security chief: 'We’ll fix Java'

Milton Smith also promises better communication with IT professionals and businesses
28 Jan 2013

Homeland Security warns Java still poses a threat, despite update

Oracle software could still potentially be exploited by criminals
15 Jan 2013

Java is a mess, says security expert

Java users urged to disable software to prevent zero-day exploit
11 Jan 2013

Java zero-day exploit being sold for ‘five digits’

Weakness found in most recent version of Oracle's Java
28 Nov 2012

Internet Explorer zero-day exploit discovered on hacker servers

Attacks and hijacks on IE 9 and earlier machines already reported
18 Sep 2012

Oracle releases fix for zero-day Java exploit as attacks increase

Company admits bug can impact availability, integrity and confidentiality of systems
31 Aug 2012

Researchers discover second security bug in zero day Java exploit

Still no word from Oracle as threat increases
29 Aug 2012

New Java exploit details emerge as attacks escalate; no patch from Oracle yet

Hacked applet can 'do anything Java can' says security expert
28 Aug 2012

The most important skill to master

If you were to advise an IT newcomer to learn just one skill, what would it be? Computing readers advise
20 Jul 2012

Oracle chief architect moves to drop part of Java 8 to speed up release

“Project Jigsaw” may be deferred to Java 9 in 2015
19 Jul 2012