DB2 < 8.1 FixPak 13 CONNECT Processing Unspecified DoS

This script is Copyright (C) 2006-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote database server is affected by multiple denial of service
issues.

Description :

According to its version, the installation of DB2 on the remote host
may crash in certain scenarios, such as when a user connects using a
specially crafted ACCSEC command during the handshake process.

See also :

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/445298/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/454307/30/0/threaded
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg24013114

Solution :

Apply DB2 UDB Version 8.1 FixPak 13 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.8
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:U/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Databases

Nessus Plugin ID: 23936 (db2_81fp13.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 19586

CVE ID: CVE-2006-4257