The Java SE Runtime Environment 8 (Java Platform, Standard Edition) is a major feature release. It contains new features and enhancements in many functional areas. Java SE 8 delivers enhanced developer productivity and significant application performance increases through reduced boilerplate code, improved collections and annotations, simpler parallel programming models, and more efficient use of modern, multi-core processors.
- Improved protection for JNDI remote class loading - Remote class loading via JNDI object factories stored in naming and directory services is disabled by default.
- jarsigner -verbose -verify should print the algorithms used to sign the jar - The jarsigner tool has been enhanced to show details of the algorithms and keys used to
- OS X 10.8.3 or later