Start preparing to move to Java 8 if you are using Java 7. If not you will have to buy into their support.
SE support program
Examples of some key product dates for Oracle Java SE product offerings include:
Oracle Java SE Support Roadmap*
Major Release GA Date Premier Support Until** Extended Support Until** Sustaining Support**
5.0 May 2004 May 2011 May 2015 Indefinite
6 Dec 2006 Dec 2015 Dec 2018 Indefinite
7 Jul 2011 Jul 2019 Jul 2022 Indefinite
8 Mar 2014 Mar 2022 Mar 2025 Indefinite
* Oracle Java SE product EOL dates are provided here as examples to illustrate the Oracle Java SE Support, Oracle Java SE Advanced, Oracle Java SE Advanced Desktop and Oracle Java SE Suite EOL Policy. Customers should refer to Oracle Lifetime Support Policy for the most up-to-date information.
** These support timelines apply to client and server deployments of Java, with the exception of the web deployment technology. See "Support of Deployment Technology" section below for details.
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