Top news for Nov. 11, 2014.
The hardware is an uncased computer costing $2,999, and aimed at developers who want to write software and drivers for AMD's future ARM-based servers.
Java continues to be the most exploited programming language by attackers, according to the Cisco Midyear Security Report released on Tuesday.
Oracle has released a major Critical Patch Update this week, consisting of over a total of 113 security patches spread over 14 different products.
Python has now surpassed Java as the number one programming language used to introduce students in the United States to programming and computer science.
IT staffing expert Rona Borre examines the current demand for Java developers, and the business, technology and interpersonal skills these professionals should bring to the job.
Software vulnerability disclosures increased 12.6 percent year-over-year and 6.5 percent sequentially in the second half of 2013, according to Microsoft's latest Security Intelligence Report.
Oracle has released security patches for more than 100 vulnerabilities, including 37 in its Java SE product.
SAN FRANCISCO--Microsoft this week released the next version of its enhanced mitigation experience toolkit, or EMET, and fixed a security hole in the tool exploited by Bromium Labs.
Oracle is releasing a massive security update consisting of 147 patch batches. As reported by Computerworld, affected software include products in the company's Fusion Middleware portfolio, PeopleSoft, the Solaris operating system and Java SE, among others.