Is Java 7 version 22 safe to use?
This appears to be the latest version of Java. Are there any security issues with it?
(As a side note, When I searched your website for information on "Java 7 Version 22", every article on "Java" came up, and it was frustrating to wade through the thousands of articles to try and find one that was relevant.)
Additional System Details
- The QuickTime Plugin allows you to view a wide variety of multimedia content in Web pages. For more information, visit the QuickTime Web site.
- Shockwave Flash 11.6 r602
- Next Generation Java Plug-in 10.15.2 for Mozilla browsers
- NPRuntime Script Plug-in Library for Java(TM) Deploy
- RealJukebox Netscape Plugin
- RealNetworks(tm) RealPlayer Chrome Background Extension Plug-In
- RealPlayer(tm) HTML5VideoShim Plug-In
- RealPlayer(tm) LiveConnect-Enabled Plug-In
- RealPlayer Download Plugin
- Adobe PDF Plug-In For Firefox and Netscape "9.5.2"
- Coupons, Inc. Coupon Printer Plugin
- Coupons, Inc. Coupon Printer DLL
- BrowserPlus -- Improve your browser! -- http://browserplus.yahoo.com/
- Windows Presentation Foundation (WPF) plug-in for Mozilla browsers
- Windows Multimedia Services DRM Store Plug-In
- User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.0; rv:20.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/20.0
yeah, it's secure and a lot of people are using it.
The latest Java version is 7 U17, so I'm not sure about version 7 update 22.
As long as there are no vulnerabilities reported then you can consider this version more or less safe, but you should always be cautious with Java and better leave it disabled and only use it on trusted websites.
I can't find update 22. But update 21 doesn't work with ff 20.0.1.