Tag Archives: DBA

On getting rid of (unpatched) Oracle 9i and lower versions

During the Planboard symposium I did some live demos of Nmap and Metasploit. Some called it brave, others called it foolish. In the end some demos that I had prepared and succesfully tested only the night before took a nose … Continue reading

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Public database links, the often forgotten security leak

A year ago or so I was asked to do a health scan on a database. When I worked for Transfer Solutions we used to have a script for that, that generates quite a large HTML file that we could … Continue reading

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