LTS continues to monitor the recent security vulnerabilities discovered in the Java plugin for web browsers.  If you have any questions, please contact the Computing Help Desk.

  • Current Wellesley-supported version: Java 7 Update 71.  Click here for instructions on how to install Java 7 Update 71 on a Windows 7 computer.  Click here for instructions on how to install Java 7 Update 71 on a Mac.
     
  • January 2015 - Oracle starts prompting Java 7 installs to update to Java 8.
    • Oracle has set Java 7 installs to prompt people to upgrade to Java 8, but Banner and other campus systems that require Java are not yet compatible with Java 8, so please DO NOT upgrade Java on your computer.