Oracle Java SE Development Kit 1.8 - App-Request



  • This is a request about Oracle Java JDK and not Open Java JDK !
    The Development Kit additionally (compare to the jre (runtime environment)) has compiler tools .

    e.g.:

    File name and path:     C:\Program Files\Java\jdk1.8.0_181\bin\javac.exe
    Product Name:           Java(TM) Platform SE 8
    Internal Name:          javac
    Original Filename:      javac.exe
    
    File Description:       Java(TM) Platform SE binary
    Company:                Oracle Corporation
    Legal Copyright:        Copyright © 2018
    Legal Trademarks:       
    Comments:               
    
    File Version String:    8.0.1810.13
    File Version:           8.0.1810.13
    Product Version String: 8.0.1810.13
    Product Version:        8.0.1810.13
    

    the jdk can include a complete jre in the subdirectory jre.
    e.g.:
    C:\Program Files\Java\jdk1.8.0_181\jre
    It also has a java.exe in the bin directory.
    e.g.:
    C:\Program Files\Java\jdk1.8.0_181\bin\java.exe

    Website/Download Site
    https://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/downloads/jdk8-downloads-2133151.html

    Version number displayed in the app
    "C:\Program Files\Java\jdk1.8.0_181\bin\java" -version

    java version "1.8.0_181"
    Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 1.8.0_181-b13)
    Java HotSpot(TM) Client VM (build 25.181-b13, mixed mode)
    App-Icon in ICO format
    0_1541691696217_java.exe.ico

    End of Life information for jdk 1.8 and jre 1.8:
    the last free update (public update) is:
    for personal usage: December 2020
    for commercial usage: January 2019

    see
    https://www.oracle.com/technetwork/java/javase/eol-135779.html


  • VulnDetect Team Member

    We are working on this, but we want to see if we can utilize the Rules for JRE in a smart way, so we don't have to duplicate it.