Java plug-in


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Java plug-in

A browser plug-in that provides the link to the Java Virtual Machine (JVM) installed in the computer. The plug-in control panel lets the user select which JVM to use. See Java.
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Programs and applications using Java software can run in any type of computers and on different web browsers such as Firefox, Chrome and Internet Explorer through Java plug-ins.
2 Personal Java, enables critical Java Plug-in and standalone application support previously unavailable to original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and original device manufacturers (ODMs) developing CE.
Java has suffered the brunt of hacker attacks in recent weeks resulting in many companies either recommending users to turn off Java plug-ins in their browsers or outright banning Java plug-ins from working on browsers.