Exploit circulating for newly patched Oracle bug

Friday, 21 October 2005, 7:09 AM EST

Database administrators now have a little added incentive to install Oracle's latest security patches, released earlier this week. Malicious software is now circulating that can crash an unpatched database server, and one security expert predicted that more malware targeting the 89 recently patched vulnerabilities is on the way.

By Robert McMillan at InfoWorld.

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