This guide is intended to aid in establishing the origin of failed database login attempts. Most of the time these failed attempts are due to typos or outdated application configurations and are therefore not malicious, however due to default password …Read More
Whilst developing some administrative functions within PL/SQL I needed to know whether the database that the code was being run in was part of an Oracle DataGuard setup, which you would think would be a trivial exercise.
My first thought …Read More
This is a subject that I am often asked about by developers and support teams changing application configuration details: What is the correct format of JDBC connection strings for the thin driver?
Oracle's JDBC Thin driver uses Java sockets to …Read More