Oracle 'Worm' Exploit Gets Ominous Tweak

January 9, 2006

[From eWeek]

Exploit code for a malicious worm capable of wreaking havoc through Oracle databases has been tweaked and published, prompting a new round of warnings that an actual attack is inevitable.

Two months after an anonymous researcher released the first public example of an Oracle database worm, the code has been advanced and republished on the Full Disclosure mailing list, adding additional techniques to attack databases.

The article continues at http://www.eweek.com/article2/0,1895,1908755,00.asp








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