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Posted Dec 4, 2006

Oracle Responds To Information Security Critics

By Staff

[From WebProNews]

Oracle the Database Company is taking time out on its corporate blog to address a number of critics on the security of Oracle Databases.

Like any other application, the security of the application is only as good as how it was configured. It is very easy to take a default installation and just call it a day, but then there are things like named pipes in a database system, logging levels, shell droppers, stored procedures and extended stored procedures inherent in the system that can lead to some pretty spectacular failures of a database system.

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