Almost Live writes "Oracle has released an out-of-cycle alert to offer mitigation for a zero-day exploit that's been posted on the Internet. The emergency workaround addresses an unpatched vulnerability that's remotely exploitable without authentication ( it may be exploited over the network without the need for a username and password) and can result in compromising the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of the targeted system."
Mathemeticians stand on each other's shoulders while computer scientists
stand on each other's toes.
-- Richard Hamming