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IBM DB2 Self Tuning Memory Manager (STMM) DOS Vulnerability (Windows)

Information

Severity

Severity

Medium

Family

Family

Databases

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

6.5

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

12 years ago

Modified

Modified

3 years ago

Summary

The host is installed with IBM DB2 and is prone to Denial of Service vulnerability.

Insight

Insight

The flaws are due to: - An error in Self Tuning Memory Manager (STMM) component when 0666 permissions for the STMM log file is used. - An error in Query Compiler, Rewrite, and Optimizer component does not enforce privilege requirements for access to a 'sequence' or 'global-variable' object, which allows remote users to make use of data via unspecified vectors.

Affected Software

Affected Software

IBM DB2 version 9.1 prior to FP8 IBM DB2 version 9.5 prior to FP5 IBM DB2 version 9.7 prior to FP1

Solution

Solution

Update IBM DB2 9.1 FP8, 9.5 FP5, 9.7 FP1.

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)