New Release of Oracle Database Firewall
By Troy Kitch-Oracle on Jan 10, 2012
In an effort to assist organizations further prevent internal and external attacks from reaching their enterprise databases, Oracle announced a new release of Oracle® Database Firewall which introduces support for MySQL Enterprise Edition, complementing previously announced support for Oracle Database 11g and earlier releases, IBM DB2 Linux Unix Windows, Microsoft SQL Server, Sybase Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) and Sybase SQL Anywhere. This latest release of Oracle Database Firewall also features new reporting capabilities including new reports that help to further address regulatory compliance.
“Organizations can further enhance enterprise database security with Oracle Database Firewall,” said Vipin Samar, vice president of Database Security, Oracle. “With new MySQL support, Oracle Database Firewall extends the combination of databases that organizations can secure across their enterprise. The improved reporting capabilities automate time-consuming regulatory compliance reporting functions.”Read more