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Pete Finnigan's Oracle Security Weblog

This is the weblog for Pete Finnigan. Pete works in the area of Oracle security and he specialises in auditing Oracle databases for security issues. This weblog is aimed squarely at those interested in the security of their Oracle databases.

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Chaos among PC Users over McAfee Update

Chaos among PC Users over McAfee Update - This is the same virus issue I showed the other day in a German language article where the virus update hosed Oracle systems on the same machines:

"McAfee Inc., a major maker of anti-virus software has admitted that its update for a number of virus-scanning products caused havoc Friday in corporate and consumer systems using the virus protection products when a virus definition file triggered the quarantine or deletion function for several executable files, including Microsoft's Excel."