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Vulnerabilities in Windows Media Runtime Could Allow Remote Code Execution

Bulletin Severity Rating:Critical – This security update resolves two privately reported vulnerabilities in Windows Media Runtime. The vulnerabilities could allow remote code execution if a user opened a specially crafted media file or received specially crafted streaming content from a Web site or any application that delivers Web content. An attacker who successfully exploited these(…)

Wildcard Control Flows for Page Navigation

Let’s say your application has several pages and you want to set up the ability to navigate from one page to the next.  JDeveloper will help you define ADF Task Flows and will let you “draw” connections from one page to the next.  This automatically sets up the ability for one page to navigate to(…)

Are your partners selling YOUR products?

Companies are leveraging their indirect channels more than ever today. With reduced hiring and marketing budgets, indirect channels (partners) become a great way to increase your reach in the marketplace. The challenge for companies is to ensure that these partners are actually selling YOUR products. There is a resurgence in partner channels and PRM (Partner(…)

Vulnerabilities in Windows Kernel Could Allow Elevation of Privilege

Bulletin Severity Rating:Important – This security update resolves several privately reported vulnerabilities in the Windows kernel. The most severe of the vulnerabilities could allow elevation of privilege if an attacker logged on to the system and ran a specially crafted application. An attacker must have valid logon credentials and be able to log on locally(…)

Vulnerabilities in Unified Contact Center Express Administration Pages

Cisco Unified Contact Center Express (Cisco Unified CCX) server contains both a directory traversal vulnerability and a script injection vulnerability in the administration pages of the Customer Response Solutions (CRS) and Cisco Unified IP Interactive Voice Response (Cisco Unified IP IVR) products. Exploitation of these vulnerabilities could result in a denial of service condition, information(…)

Ericsson Posts Sharp Decline in Profit

Net profit dropped 71 percent to 810 million Swedish kroner, or $117 million, as economic weakness weighed on demand. More: continued here

Shares Surge as Amazon Reports 62% Earnings Rise

The online retailer’s earnings report shows that consumers are comfortable opening their wallets to the online retailer despite the still-shaky economy. More: continued here

New JDeveloper/ADF Bloggers

It’s always nice to see new people join the JDeveloper/ADF community – especially when these people are willing to contribute and share their knowledge. So here is a quick shout out to a few bloggers who started to blog about JDeveloper and ADF in the recent months. Make sure to add them to your feed:(…)

F.C.C. Begins Drafting Rules on Network Neutrality

The agency voted unanimously to begin writing formal rules for network neutrality, which would govern now telecommunications companies handle Internet traffic. Even the commission’s minority Republicans praised the openness of the process. More: continued here