Install latest SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise patches, experts urge

By GIXnews

In May, SAP announced several security fixes for its Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE) database product, which thousands of enterprises worldwide use. The researchers who discovered and reported the vulnerabilities are now urging organizations to deploy those patches as soon as possible because they allow attackers to take control of the underlying database systems and the servers they run on.

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The SAP Adaptive Server Enterprise (ASE), previously known as Sybase SQL Server, is a high-performance relational database server with on-premise and cloud deployment options that is used by over 30,000 organizations worldwide, including over 90% of the world’s top 50 banks and security firms, according to SAP marketing materials.

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