Category Archives: Apple


February 12, 2015
Author: Aaron Harned

Automatically launching Java Web Start applets on Mac

Automatically launching Java Web Start applets on Mac

It’s no secret that there have been some issues within the last few years between the folks at Apple, and the folks at Oracle, who now own the rights to the Java language and software engines. Due to several security concerns, Apple, along with several other developers, have adjusted their approach to running Java apps and applets in order to protect consumers from potentially-dangerous code being run on their machines. On paper, this sounds like a good strategy to ensure the safety of user information. But what if…