By: Richard Soule On: November 19, 2018 In: Security, SQL Comments: 0

Oracle SQL Developer is a much-appreciated tool for designing, building, documenting, managing and enhancing software systems. It’s also good for testing databases and deploying/administering Oracle Rest Data Services (ORDS). It’s useful for APEX developers, too. It allows them to browse, import or export applications or pages, as well as...

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By: Hayden Hudson On: November 15, 2018 In: Security Comments: 0

This blog topic was inspired by Connor McDonald’s excellent YouTube video ‘Rock solid secure database connections’, in which he discusses 3 methods to stop exposing your passwords in your database connection strings: In the spirit of continuing the conversation, I’ll contribute my $0.02 to his 3 methods. Also, I’ll...

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By: Anton Nielsen On: October 4, 2018 In: Security, SQL Comments: 0

Background I recently did multiple upgrades on my Mac: the O/S to High Sierra, SQL Developer to 18.1, and then the JDK to bring it up to a level that SQL Dev requires. Naturally, I updated to the latest JDK, which is higher than SQL Dev 18.1 supports, but...

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By: Adrian Png On: December 20, 2017 In: Oracle APEX, Security Comments: 0

The Security Assertion Markup Language 2.0 (SAML2) is an XML-based markup language and an open standard for identity and service providers to communicate authentication and authorization information.

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