Just when you thought it was safe to go back to the cloud, Microsoft announces a new SQL server that bridges the on-site/cloud gap.
We explain a common way hackers can gain access to SQL-powered websites.
The vulnerability opens system to remote code execution but only affects certain versions of the database software.
Software giant issues an advisory that it is investigating a remote code execution vulnerability affecting its SQL Server line.
The software maker says the "Kilimanjaro" add-on, due in the first half of 2010, will add business intelligence features.
Free trial of its cloud-based relational database is made available, along with a preview of an SQL Server driver for building PHP applications for the Azure platform
A preview of the next version of Microsoft's database product, SQL Server 2008 R2, has been delivered to developers and will soon be made generally available.
The company announces that it has finished work on the latest version of its database software, which was due out sometime this quarter.
The U.S. Web site of the Russian antivirus vendor was hacked over the weekend, exposing the company's customer database. But Kaspersky Lab denies any data was compromised.
Software maker says that, starting later this year, those using its cloud computing service will be able to run Microsoft's operating system and database software.