Cloud Act Law Passed

In case you missed it the, Clarifying Lawful Overseas Use of Data Act or better known the as CLOUD Act was recently passed.  The CLOUD Act expands the U.S. Governments reach of warrants and subpoenas to data stored by U.S. companies abroad.  The law was announced in the March 25, 2018 edition of the WSJ, U.S. Authorities Can Access Data Stored Overseas.

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Oracle proposes industry collaboration on OpenJDK security

Java Chief Architect Mark Reinhold posts…

Create a secure, private forum in which trusted members of the OpenJDK Community can receive reports of vulnerabilities in OpenJDK code bases, review them, collaborate on fixing them, and coordinate the release of such fixes. Ensure that information flows efficiently, in both directions, between this forum and Oracle’s internal security teams. Encourage the forum to be used for other OpenJDK security-related discussions as needed.

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