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Oracle lists workarounds following zero-day disclosure

Oracle on Monday acknowledged a still-unpatched database vulnerability for which proof-of-concept code was published by a researcher who thought the hole had been plugged.

In its alert, Oracle advised users to apply workaround measures and configuration changes as noted.

The serious vulnerability, which earned a 7.5 CVSS score, is remotely exploitable without the need for authentication by the attacker and affects 10g and 11g (the most current) versions of Oracle Database. Continue reading Oracle lists workarounds following zero-day disclosure


Google freezes prepaid cards for Wallet

Google has suspended the provisioning of prepaid cards for Google Wallet after a second issue with the mobile payment system, affecting non-rooted devices, was discovered.