Aerosmith, Macklemore, and…

Does This Band Look Familiar? 

Yes, Spacehog. And they'll be joining Aerosmith and Macklemore & Ryan Lewis at the Oracle Appreciation Event. For those who are not Spacehogians, a brief background is in order so that you can impress the person next you as the band plays "In the Meantime" or "Cruel To Be Kind."

Spacehog was formed in the early 1990s. They were influenced by T. Rex, Iggy Pop, Queen, and David (more...)

2014′s Graduating InfoDev Interns

| Sep 15, 2014

This year we had our third batch of technical writing interns from Algonquin College in Ottawa, Canada on board for almost four months. Our goals for this internship program are simple: get some work done and give them insights into what working as a technical writer is all about. Once again this year I feel that we were successful on both counts. This year's interns Chris Ramey and Devin Roberts, worked on our Unified Communications (more...)

First Cup and Java EE 7 Tutorial Updated!

On September 9th, Update 1, a significant update to the Java EE 7 SDK, was released. You can get the new SDK from here. Update 1 includes updates to the Java EE 7 Tutorial as well as to the First Cup tutorial. Version numbers for both tutorials are now 7.0.5. The tutorial updates include many bug fixes, both in the examples and in the documentation. Although most of these fixes were (more...)

Multiple vulnerabilities fixed in Firefox 24.2.0 ESR

CVE DescriptionCVSSv2 Base ScoreComponentProduct and Resolution
Multiple CVEs Multiple vulnerabilities 10 Firefox
Solaris 10 SPARC: 145080-14 X86: 145081-13

This notification describes vulnerabilities fixed in third-party components that are included in Oracle's product distributions.
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CVE-2014-5356 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control vulnerability in OpenStack Glance

CVE DescriptionCVSSv2 Base ScoreComponentProduct and Resolution
CVE-2014-5356 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control vulnerability 4.0 OpenStack Glance
Solaris 11.2 11.2.2.5.0

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CVE-2014-3594 Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability vulnerability in OpenStack Horizon

CVE DescriptionCVSSv2 Base ScoreComponentProduct and Resolution
CVE-2014-3594 Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability vulnerability 3.5 OpenStack Horizon
Solaris 11.2 11.2.2.5.0

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CVE-2014-3589 Input Validation vulnerability in Python Imaging Library (PIL)

CVE DescriptionCVSSv2 Base ScoreComponentProduct and Resolution
CVE-2014-3589 Input Validation vulnerability 5.0 Python Imaging Library (PIL)
Solaris 11.2 11.2.2.5.0

This notification describes vulnerabilities fixed in third-party components that are included in Oracle's product distributions.
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Multiple Buffer Errors vulnerabilities in Wireshark

CVE DescriptionCVSSv2 Base ScoreComponentProduct and Resolution
CVE-2014-5161 Buffer Errors vulnerability 5.0 Wireshark
Solaris 11.2 11.2.2.5.0
CVE-2014-5162 Buffer Errors vulnerability 5.0
CVE-2014-5163 Buffer Errors vulnerability 5.0
CVE-2014-5164 Buffer Errors vulnerability 5.0
CVE-2014-5165 Buffer Errors vulnerability 5.0

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Multiple Denial Of Service(DoS) vulnerabilities in Apache HTTP Server

CVE DescriptionCVSSv2 Base ScoreComponentProduct and Resolution
CVE-2013-4352 Denial Of Service(DoS) vulnerability 4.3 Apache HTTP Server
Solaris 11.2 11.2.2.5.0
CVE-2014-0117 Denial Of Service(DoS) vulnerability 4.3
CVE-2014-0118 Denial Of Service(DoS) vulnerability 4.3
CVE-2014-0226 Denial Of Service(DoS) vulnerability 6.8
CVE-2014-0231 Denial Of Service(DoS) vulnerability 5.0

This notification describes vulnerabilities fixed in third-party components that are included in Oracle's product distributions.
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Multiple vulnerabilities in Net-SNMP

CVE DescriptionCVSSv2 Base ScoreComponentProduct and Resolution
CVE-2012-6151 Resource Management Errors vulnerability 4.3 Net-SNMP
Solaris 11.2 11.2.2.5.0
CVE-2014-2310 Input Validation vulnerability 5.0

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Oracle Days 2014 – don’t forget to register to one of the 27 EMEA sessions!

Have you started exploring the top technologies revolutionizing the way businesses communicate, store data, plan, budget and engage with their employees today… and tomorrow? If not, you may be missing out on incredible opportunities to get ahead – and stay ahead – as digital disruption shakes up the world of business.

Because with cloud, mobile, big data, and social technologies coming into their own, this period (more...)

CVE-2014-3508 Information Disclosure vulnerability in OpenSSL

CVE DescriptionCVSSv2 Base ScoreComponentProduct and Resolution
CVE-2014-3508 Information Disclosure vulnerability 4.3 OpenSSL
Solaris 11.2 11.2.2.5.0
Solaris 10 Patches planned but not yet available

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Information about vulnerabilities affecting Oracle products can be found on Oracle Critical Patch Updates and Security Alerts page.

CVE-2014-5139 Denial Of Service(DoS) vulnerability in OpenSSL

CVE DescriptionCVSSv2 Base ScoreComponentProduct and Resolution
CVE-2014-5139 Denial Of Service(DoS) vulnerability 4.3 OpenSSL
Solaris 11.2 11.2.2.5.0

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You are invited! See the Power of Innovation with Oracle Fusion Middleware

You are invited! See the Power of Innovation with Oracle Fusion Middleware

The Oracle Fusion Middleware team is very excited to recognize the 2014 Oracle Excellence Awards for Fusion Middleware Innovation winners with a special Awards Ceremony on Tuesday September 30th during Oracle OpenWorld.

Oracle Fusion Middleware Innovation Awards honor customers with cutting-edge use of Oracle Fusion Middleware technologies to solve unique business challenges or create business (more...)

New Customer Experience & SOA Integration Demo

At our SOA Community Workspace ( SOA Community membership required) you can find details about a great customer experience demo using SOA Integration technology:

With this release the number of viewlets (video’s) has grown from 21 to 37.  Each viewlet can be shown individually or in conjunction with any others and can show either technical feature or business centric demo’s. (more...)

CVE-2014-3509 Race Conditions vulnerability in OpenSSL

CVE DescriptionCVSSv2 Base ScoreComponentProduct and Resolution
CVE-2014-3509 Race Conditions vulnerability 6.8 OpenSSL
Solaris 11.2 11.2.2.5.0

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New Oracle White Paper: Oracle CX Foundation – An Implementation Design Pattern

The Oracle Fusion Middleware team has recently produced a very interesting 30 pages White Paper:

Oracle CX Foundation - An Implementation Design Pattern

This paper will walk through the challenges involved in implementing a modern Digital Customer Experience (CX) platform, and describe an integration design pattern which will allow for and support a heterogeneous environment of bespoke, legacy and modern applications. This pattern underpins a unified, (more...)

CVE-2014-3505 Denial Of Service(DoS) vulnerability in OpenSSL

CVE DescriptionCVSSv2 Base ScoreComponentProduct and Resolution
CVE-2014-3505 Denial Of Service(DoS) vulnerability 5.0 OpenSSL
Solaris 11.2 11.2.2.5.0
Solaris 10 Patches planned but not yet available

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CVE-2014-3506 Resource Management Errors vulnerability in OpenSSL

CVE DescriptionCVSSv2 Base ScoreComponentProduct and Resolution
CVE-2014-3506 Resource Management Errors vulnerability 5.0 OpenSSL
Solaris 11.2 11.2.2.5.0
Solaris 10 Patches planned but not yet available

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CVE-2014-3507 Resource Management Errors vulnerability in OpenSSL

CVE DescriptionCVSSv2 Base ScoreComponentProduct and Resolution
CVE-2014-3507 Resource Management Errors vulnerability 5.0 OpenSSL
Solaris 11.2 11.2.2.5.0
Solaris 10 Patches planned but not yet available

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