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Security Update:Oracle has released a security alert to address a vulnerability in multiple versions of Oracle Database

Status Type

Security Update

Date and Time

Thursday, August 16, 2018 - 13:26

Reason

Security Update

Impact

Oracle users

WHAT HAPPENED?

Oracle has released a security alert to address a vulnerability in multiple versions of Oracle Database.

 

Advanced Users: For a complete description of the vulnerabilities and updates refer to:

 

AFFECTED SYSTEMS:

  • Oracle Database Server, versions 11.2.0.4, 12.1.0.2, 12.2.0.1, 18

 

WHAT'S THE PROBLEM?

Exploitation of some of these vulnerabilities may allow a remote attacker to take control of an affected system.

 

HOW DO I PROTECT MY COMPUTER?

  • Oracle strongly recommends that customers remain on actively supported versions and apply Critical Patch Update fixes without delay.

 

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