Archive for March, 2006

MySQL Workbench – Beta 1.0.5

Tuesday, March 14th, 2006

MySQL has released version 1.0.5 beta of their much anticipated database design tool. Application handles much better now, but still tends to freeze operation.

Feature highlights:
– Reverse engineering of existing MySQL databases
– Import DBDesigner4 models
– Synchronize edited model with MySQL database
– Generate SQL create script file
– Printing (Windows)
– Powerfull scripting and plugin interface. Plugins can be written in several languages, such as Lua, PHP, Java and Python.
– Fast, OpenGL based graphical canvas
– Quickly accessible “Overview” mode, which zooms out the whole canvas to reveal a more general view.

See an example screenshot of WB with the videoDB data model:

workbench.PNG

WordPress 2.0.1 Security Vulnerability

Friday, March 3rd, 2006

Latest WP 2.0.1 is vulnerable to severall cross-site-scripting (XSS) attacs through the comments feature. This issue was discovered by the Neo Security Team.

(more…)