DB2 Multiple CGI Single Byte Request Remote DoS

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Synopsis :

The remote database service is prone to a denial of service attack.

Description :

It was possible to crash the DB2 database service by connecting to the
affected service and sending just one byte to it.

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2001-07/0188.html

Solution :

Contact the vendor for a patch.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:U/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Databases

Nessus Plugin ID: 10871 (db2_dos.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 3010

CVE ID: CVE-2001-1143