Re: lsnrctl passwords

  • From: ~Jeff~ <jifjif@xxxxxxxxx>
  • To: oracle-l@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Sat, 12 Apr 2008 16:06:56 +1200

On 12/04/2008, Blanchard William <William.Blanchard@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
>
> Is anyone out there using lsnrctl passwords?  If so, why?  I realize that
> there are vulnerabilities but if they're able to get at the network, why
> would they waste their time on the listner?
>

because as well the obvious lsnr shutdown etc,  it lets you write to oracle
owned files ... (ahem) ... !

Enough for a DBA to worry about someone with a little knowledge to corrupt a
database.  :P

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