Security Alerts & News
by Tymoteusz A. Góral

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#1897 Oracle's monster security update: 270 fixes and over 100 remotely exploitable flaws
Oracle has released its first quarterly critical patch update of the year, urging customers to immediately apply the bundle's 270 fixes to a number of its products.

Product families fixed in this update include Oracle Database Server, Oracle Enterprise Manager Grid Control, Oracle E-Business Suite, Oracle Industry Applications, Oracle Fusion Middleware, Oracle Sun Products, Oracle Java SE, and Oracle MySQL.

Oracle's updates are typically large but the 270 fixes in this advisory are just short of Oracle's record critical update last July, which contained 276 fixes.
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#1902 Dutch developer added backdoor to websites he built, phished over 20,000 users
#1901 Ukraine's power outage was a cyber attack: Ukrenergo
#1900 GCHQ encourages teenage girls to become cybersecurity professionals of the future
#1899 Project Zero finds XSS bug in auto-installed Adobe Acrobat Chrome extension
#1898 Uncovering the inner workings of EyePyramid
#1897 Oracle's monster security update: 270 fixes and over 100 remotely exploitable flaws
#1896 Newly discovered Mac malware found in the wild also works well on Linux
#1895 EITest nabbing Chrome ssers with a “Chrome Font” social engineering scheme
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