Oracle to rank, summarize its patches

Thursday, 12 October 2006, 12:41 AM EST

Oracle has taken steps to make its next batch of security patches a little bit easier to understand.

With the October Critical Patch Update, due out Tuesday, Oracle will begin rating vulnerabilities according to the Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS), a system backed by Cisco and IBM that attempts to standardize the way security flaws are rated.

At Computerworld.

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