DB2 9.1 < Fix Pack 11 Multiple Denial of Service Vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

According to its version, the installation of DB2 9.1 on the remote
host is older than Fix Pack 11 and is, therefore, affected by multiple
denial of service vulnerabilities :

- The version of Java that is bundled with the
application can enter an infinite loop when handling
certain operations related to floating point numbers.

- The Distributed Relational Database Architecture (DRDA)
contains an error that can allow denial of service
conditions when handling certain maliciously crafted
requests. (CVE-2012-0710)

See also :


Solution :

Apply DB2 Version 9.1 Fix Pack 11 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Databases

Nessus Plugin ID: 59644 ()

Bugtraq ID: 46091

CVE ID: CVE-2010-4476