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Oracle Releases Pre-Release Announcement for October 2010

October 23rd, 2010 . by DarkFiber Consulting

Oracle has issued a critical patch update pre-release announcement indicating that its October release will contain 81 new vulnerability fixes. Release of the critical patch update is scheduled for Tuesday, October 12, 2010.

DarkFiber Consulting encourages users and administrators to review the pre-release announcement. Additional information will be provided as it becomes available.

PHP 5.2.8 Released

December 9th, 2008 . by DarkFiber Consulting

The PHP Group has released PHP version 5.2.8 to address a vulnerability in the magic_quotes functionality. This vulnerability was introduced in PHP version 5.2.7. In addition to correcting this regression, PHP version 5.2.8 addresses a number of vulnerabilities that were originally addressed by version 5.2.7.

DarkFiber Consulting encourages users to upgrade to PHP 5.2.8 or implement the workaround as described in the PHP 5.2.8 Release Announcement.

Oracle Critical Patch Update Pre-Release Announcement for July

July 14th, 2008 . by DarkFiber Consulting

Oracle has issued a Critical Patch Update Pre-Release Announcement indicating that its July release cycle will contain 45 security fixes for multiple products including Oracle Database, TimesTen In-Memory Database, Application Server, E-Business Suite, Enterprise, PeopleSoft Enterprise and BEA. Release of these updates is scheduled for Tuesday, July 15.

DarkFiber Consulting will provide additional information as it becomes available.