This release contains fixes for security vulnerabilities. For more information, see Oracle Critical Patch Update Advisory.
The following table lists the other bug fixes included in JDK 7u79 release:
|8065373||client-libs||2d||[macosx] jdk8, jdk7u60 Regression in Graphics2D drawing of derived Fonts|
|8065709||client-libs||java.awt||Deadlock in awt/logging apparently introduced by 8019623|
|8065991||core-libs||java.util.logging||LogManager unecessarily calls JavaAWTAccess from within a critical section|
|8072042||core-libs||java.util:i18n||(tz) Support tzdata2015a|
|8068905||deploy||deployment_toolkit||Disabling Java Plug-in/Enable the next-generation Java Plug-in does not disable security tab radio buttons|
|8058101||tools||visualvm||Integrate new version of Java VisualVM based on VisualVM 1.3.8 into JDK|