Oracle recommended that the JDK be updated with each Critical Patch Update. In order to establish whether a release is the newest, the Security Baseline page may be utilised to determine which is the latest version for each release family.
OpenLogic produces and supports free distributions of OpenJDK 8, and free, certified distributions of OpenJDK 11 for Linux, Windows, MacOS, and Docker images. OpenLogic’s certified OpenJDK binaries are updated quarterly, including key security fixes on-demand.
The newest long-term support version for the Java SE platform is Java 17 LTS. JDK 18 and JDK 17 binaries are free to use in production and free to redistribute, at no cost, under the Oracle No-Fee Terms and Conditions.
OpenLogic also provides commercial support for all Java distributions, including Adopt OpenJDK, IBM, and Oracle’s Java. Java support from OpenLogic offers security updates and bug fixes, in addition to help for the use and management of Java and the JVM.