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Posted Oct 25, 2005

Oracle patches fail to cover security risk

By DatabaseJournal.com Staff

[From Techworld]

Oracle's most recent set of critical security patches has left some serious problems unfixed, according to a security researcher.

Mark Litchfield of Next Generation Security Software (NGSS), who discovered eighteen of the 88 bugs fixed in last week's update, said the patch could allow attackers to continue taking advantage of some of the bugs.

The article continues at http://www.techworld.com/security/news/index.cfm?NewsID=4644&inkc=0

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