DB2 < 8.1 FixPak 16 Multiple Vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote database server is affected by multiple issues.

Description :

According to its version, the installation of DB2 on the remote host
is affected by one or more of the following issues :

- A local user may be able to gain root privileges using
the 'db2pd' tool (IZ03546).

- The 'b2dart' tool executes a TPUT command, which
effectively allows users to run commands as the DB2
instance owner (IZ03647).

- A buffer overflow and invalid memory access
vulnerability exist in the DAS server code (IZ05496).

- An unspecified vulnerability in 'SYSPROC.ADMIN_SP_C'
(IZ06972).

- An unspecified vulnerability exists due to incorrect
authorization checking in 'ALTER TABLE' statements
(IZ07337).

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?6734f378
http://www.nessus.org/u?8ba276a6
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2008-02/0073.html
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2008-02/0074.html
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21256235

Solution :

Apply DB2 UDB Version 8.1 FixPak 16 or later.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Databases

Nessus Plugin ID: 30153 (db2_81fp16.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 27596
27680
27681

CVE ID: CVE-2007-3676
CVE-2007-5757
CVE-2008-0698