According to the update's release notes, the new security feature enhancements added by Oracle are as follows:
- The ability to disable any Java application from running in the browser
- The ability to select the desired level of security for unsigned applets, Java Web Start applications, and embedded JavaFX applications that run in a browser, and
- New dialogs to warn users when the JRE is insecure (expired or below the security baseline) and needs to be updated.
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