Oracle Makes Big Security Patch

Tuesday, January 17, 2012 @ 02:01 PM gHale

Oracle’s first batch of critical patch updates for this year will be 79 new security vulnerability fixes across hundreds of its products.

The security fixes, scheduled for today will cover holes in the flagship Oracle Database 11g, Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g, Oracle Application Server 10g and numerous additional products and components.

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The most serious of these vulnerabilities may be remotely exploitable without authentication, i.e., a hacker could hit over a network without the need for a username and password.

Due to the threat posed by a successful attack, Oracle strongly recommended customers apply Critical Patch Update fixes as soon as possible.

More details on the affected products and severity risks available in this advance notice from Oracle.

Security vulnerabilities addressed by this Critical Patch Update affect the following products:
• Oracle Database 11g Release 2, versions,
• Oracle Database 11g Release 1, version
• Oracle Database 10g Release 2, versions,,
• Oracle Database 10g Release 1, version
• Oracle Fusion Middleware 11g Release 1, versions,,
• Oracle Application Server 10g Release 3, version
• Oracle Outside In Technology, versions 8.3.5, 8.3.7
• Oracle WebLogic Server, versions 9.2.4, 10.0.2, 11gR1 (10.3.3, 10.3.4, 10.3.5)
• Oracle E-Business Suite Release 12, versions 12.1.2, 12.1.3
• Oracle E-Business Suite Release 11i, version
• Oracle Transportation Management, versions 5.5.06, 6.0, 6.1, 6.2
• Oracle PeopleSoft Enterprise CRM, version 8.9
• Oracle PeopleSoft Enterprise HCM, versions 8.9, 9.0, 9.1
• Oracle PeopleSoft Enterprise PeopleTools, version 8.52
• Oracle JDEdwards, version 8.98
• Oracle Sun Product Suite
• Oracle Sun Ray, version 5.3
• Oracle VM VirtualBox, version 4.1
• Oracle Virtual Desktop Infrastructure, version 3.2
• Oracle MySQL Server, versions 5.0, 5.1, 5.5, 5.6

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