/build/static/layout/Breadcrumb_cap_w.png

Systems Management Question


Java 7u21 and Recent Changes to Prompting Behavior?

04/18/2013 6372 views

So with the recent updates to Java we have seen an increasing aggressiveness in warning users of unsigned applications, or if their Java installation is outdated. I am curious if anybody has contended with this, and if there any avenues to configure the installation against this behavior.

In particular, the prompting that Java is outdated. It will then notify the user that they should download and install the update, something we prefer the K1 to do. This prompt is unwelcome, and is causing confusing for our users. Derp. 

Answer Summary:
1 Comment   [ + ] Show comment

Comments

  • http://www.labareweb.com/java-1-7-auto-update-deployment-with-sccmmdt/


Community Chosen Answer

1

This should answer everyone's questions as to why there's new behavior.

 

 

http://isc.sans.edu/diary/Java+7+Update+21+is+available+-+Watch+for+Behaviour+Changes+!/15620

Answered 04/18/2013 by: GeekSoldier
Red Belt

All Answers

0

We are seeing this as well, but this happens on users profile created after the Java 7.11 install. And Any of the users that already had their profiles on the machiens are now getting the prompt.

Answered 04/18/2013 by: Timanator
Third Degree Blue Belt

0

Stop Java auto-update and java update prompt.

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\JavaSoft\Java Update\Policy]
"EnableJavaUpdate"=dword:00000000

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\JavaSoft\Java Update\Policy]
"NotifyDownload"=dword:00000000

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\JavaSoft\Java Update\Policy]
"NotifyInstall"=dword:00000000

[HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\JavaSoft\Java Update\Policy]
"UpdateSchedule"=dword:00000000

[-HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\Low Rights\ElevationPolicy\{C8FE2181-CAE7-49EE-9B04-DB7EB4DA544A}]

Answered 04/18/2013 by: imavanurabanerjee
Third Degree Blue Belt

  • In case of Java Certificates, export them and add them in the trusted root for all users.
    Use
    certutil.exe -addstore "TrustedPublisher" <xyz.cer>

    Configure this in your package.
    • Under [HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\JavaSoft\Java Update\Policy] what does UpdateMin do? Does that check for a Minimum version?
 
This website uses cookies. By continuing to use this site and/or clicking the "Accept" button you are providing consent Quest Software and its affiliates do NOT sell the Personal Data you provide to us either when you register on our websites or when you do business with us. For more information about our Privacy Policy and our data protection efforts, please visit GDPR-HQ