Thursday Jan 26, 2012

Fundamental Oracle flaw revealed??? Update ...!

Writing a blog has a nice effect on the side: it brings me in touch with people I've never met - but we have similar targets or interests. Today I've received a comment from Gökhan Atil about the Fundamental Oracle Flaw known also as the SCN issue.

And for sure I did visit Gökhan's blog and I did watch his very interesting 5 minutes demonstration how to bring down a database with the SCN issue. Which is very good to know as I thought the database won't come down because of this issue. But watch Gökhan's video by yourself and read his blog entry. And please note: this database was unpatched!


In conclusion we both come to the same recommendation:
PATCH YOUR DATABASES!!! NOW!!! ;-)

Teşekkür ederim, Gökhan!

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