Fwd: Bundle Patch Recall

From: Gus Spier <gus.spier_at_gmail.com>
Date: Mon, 14 Aug 2017 09:09:30 -0400
Message-ID: <CAG8xnifuj7GoP8eYBk0gevbc2_c9E5q+Jk2QL3j2oQrtJLc=6w_at_mail.gmail.com>

Good morning, List!

Has anybody else received an email like this? This is the first that I've ever seen.

Question 1: Is this legitimate? Or has this Oracle e-mail address been compromised

Question 2: If it is legitimate, what is the story behind it?

Thanks for any input!

Gus Spier

  • Forwarded message ---------- From: Seth Miller <sethmiller.sm_at_gmail.com> Date: Fri, Aug 11, 2017 at 9:11 PM Subject: Bundle Patch Recall To: Oracle-L Freelists <oracle-l_at_freelists.org>

*Dear Oracle Customer, You are receiving this email because our records indicate you downloaded the following patch: Patch number: 26550381 Release: Database Proactive Bundle Patch <12102170730> Platform: Linux x86-64 Please note that this patch has been put on hold and is no longer available for download. Oracle recommends that you not install the downloaded patch.*

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