I read an article on a flaw in Oracle that was recently discovered. It had to do with the SCN number that is constantly increasing in any database: http://www.infoworld.com/d/security/fundamental-oracle-flaw-revealed-184163-0 Thanks to my friend Fitz for bringing it to my attention – and you really should read all 6 pages of that article – it is fascinating for a database geek....
IBM Knowledge Center Link Problems
I think I have fixed all "broken" links for IBM DB2 Knowledge Center links in some older posts that were broken. Please let me know if you find any broken or problem links.
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