Black Hat: Security expert's verdict on Oracle hacking tools

Monday Jul 27th 2009 by DatabaseJournal.com Staff

Controversy greeted news that Metasploit would release a raft of modules to speed up hacks of Oracle's database management system, but some security experts believe Metasploit is offering nothing new.

[From ComputerWeekly]

Chris Anley, director of UK penetration testing firm NGS and co-author of the Database Hackers' Handbook, said Metasploit's free hacking tools had been available for years, but this was the first time so many modules had come out at once to automate the hacking process.

The article continues at http://www.computerweekly.com/Articles/2009/07/27/237059/black-hat-security-experts-verdict-on-oracle-hacking.htm

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