Core Java

Core Java news, information, and how-to advice

nordvpn
lock door security

thumbs up multicultural

Rust, React, JavaScript, Python top Stack Overflow survey

Showing the impact of code schools, more than 50 percent of respondents to the developer survey are relatively new to the field, and thriving

high priority sign arrow

Oracle sets priorities for Java 9 bug fixes

Speeding toward the Java 9 release date, Oracle will address only the highest priority bugs before July 27

Interfaces in Java

Java 101: Interfaces in Java

Extracting class interfaces into Java interfaces can increase the reusability of your code, but only if you know how to use their special properties.

top it skills primary

Recruiters: Coding talent needed, degree optional

HackerRank finds that bootcamps and other alternatives to four-year degrees are now seen as viable

cloud security

Google tries to beat AWS at cloud security

New tools that protect enterprise applications running on Google Cloud Platform may help take the spotlight away from AWS and Microsoft Azure

code programming software bugs cybersecurity

Hackers exploit Apache Struts vulnerability to compromise corporate web servers

Attackers are widely exploiting a recently patched vulnerability in Apache Struts that allows them to remotely execute malicious code on web servers.

javaqa j9 process api

Java 9's other new enhancements, Part 3: The Process API

Updates to the Process API will make it easier to obtain a process ID, get additional information about a process, and execute actions on process termination

garbage collection trash truck

Java garbage collector proposal aimed at performance testing

The Epsilon project could benefit testers, but it wouldn't bring manual memory management to Java

coming soon

Java 9 gets a release date: July 27

JDK 9, which features modularization and ahead-of-time compilation, will be released this summer

Type dependency and variances in Java

Type dependency in Java, Part 1

Covariance and contravariance might seem esoteric, but you'll need these concepts more than ever as the Java language evolves. Get started with type dependency in array types, generic types, and the wildcard element.

150605 eva cargo bali indonesia

Container-friendly Alpine Linux may get Java port

Project Portola would port the JDK to the security-focused, lightweight Linux distribution

code big data binary programming

Java and Python FTP attacks can punch holes through firewalls

The Java and Python runtimes fail to properly validate FTP URLs, which can potentially allow attackers to punch holes through firewalls to access local networks

red blue tools

5 open source security tools too good to ignore

Look to these clever open source tools to keep secrets out of source code, identify malicious files, block malicious processes, and keep endpoints safe

upgrade underway

Oracle preps developers for Java 9 upgrade

Oracle has released a guide to help developers move from Java 8 to Java 9

petya ransomware logo

Experts worried about ransomware hitting critical infrastructure

Ransomware is capable of shutting down computer systems that manage public utilities and private industry--experts say it's only a matter of when

A stack of coins

Java 9's other new enhancements, Part 2: Milling Project Coin

JEP 213 builds on Java 7's Project Coin with small language improvements and additions for your Java programs

security light

25% off Kuna Smart Home Security Outdoor Light & Camera - Deal Alert

Night or day, Kuna’s smart outdoor security camera system detects movement at your door and sends actionable alerts to your mobile device, allowing you to safely take action using Kuna’s lights, HD live video feed, two-way intercom,...

microservices

Java framework builds microservices as Docker containers

The java-micro platform lets developers build and configure environment, command-line, and external services

Load More