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Google leads 'guerilla patching' of big vulnerability in open source projects

Google has revealed its emergency patching efforts to fix a widespread and “pernicious” software vulnerability that affected thousands of open source projects in 2015.

Referred to as “Mad Gadget” by Google (aka the Java “Apache Commons Collections Deserialization Vulnerability”  483 more words

Vulnerability

Strabismus

When Liam was just over a year old we started to notice that his eyes seemed to ‘cross’.  When I took him to the GP, she said that it was barely noticeable and didn’t think we had too much to worry about, unless they are still crossing when he’s 18 months old. 700 more words

Eye Muscle Surgery

Last Legs no Longer (Sprucing up Dungarees)

The day you realise your favourite item of clothing really is unwearable is a very sad one, you’ve worn it day in day out until it’s just given up completely on you. 187 more words

Projects

12c Upgrade stuck at fixed object stats

A while ago I did some database upgrades to version 12.1.0.2. One of those upgrades made me a bit nervous. I used “dbca” to perform the upgrade and it was kind of stuck. 258 more words

Database

Can we build a vulnerability tracking system using open CVE data?

Most cybersecurity advisors will tell you that the most important of all security measures is to keep your software up to date by installing patches as soon as they are available. 626 more words

Infosec

Microsoft Patch Tuesday Delayed

Microsoft has delayed all the bulletins release which is scheduled for February month no updates are available at Microsoft Security Update Guide . Currently, we are not sure when Microsoft will release February patches. 24 more words

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