Multiple vulnerabilities in Pidgin

CVE Description CVSSv2 Base Score Component Product and Resolution CVE-2012-6152 Input Validation vulnerability 5.0 Pidgin Solaris 10 SPARC: 147992-10 X86: 147993-10 Solaris 11.2 11.2 CVE-2013-0271 Unspecified vulnerability 5.0 CVE-2013-0272 Buffer Errors vulnerability 6.8 CVE-2013-0273 Denial of Service(DOS) vulnerability 5.0 CVE-2013-0274 Denial of Service(DOS) vulnerability 2.9…

Rumors on Solaris vulnerabilities

It is sad seeing how also “The Register”, which used to be a quite decent source of information, has thrown out and published such an article, without completely verifying the source and the targets. As you can see from the ‘famous posts on twitter’ (which…

Chatbots 101: Just The Facts

We’ve spent a lot of time recently discussing chatbots and how they likely will change how customers interact with businesses.  Yet, we haven’t spent much time discussing the origin of chatbots, what exactly it is they can do for businesses, and how pervasive they might…

Chatbots 101: Just The Facts

We’ve spent a lot of time recently discussing chatbots and how they likely will change how customers interact with businesses.  Yet, we haven’t spent much time discussing the origin of chatbots, what exactly it is they can do for businesses, and how pervasive they might…

Priority Support Infogram, 14 April 2017

Contributions by Christopher Gait, Infogram Editor Oracle OpenWorld Oracle OpenWorld 2017 – Call for Speakers is now Live!, from Oracle’s Linux Blog. RDBMS On Measuring Apache Spark Workload Metrics for Performance Troubleshooting, from External Table. SLOB Use Cases By Industry Vendors. Learn SLOB, Speak The…

Priority Support Infogram, 07 April 2017

Contributions by Christopher Gait, Infogram Editor RDBMS Indexing in Oracle, Fragmentation, from the DBA Kevlar blog. From the same source: Oracle and SQL Server Index Comparison. 12.2 Some Cool Partitioning New Features (Big Wheels) , from Richard Foote’s Oracle Blog. A quick look at Oracle 12.2 performance instrumentation,…