IBM Informix Dynamic Server Buffer Overflow (credentialed check)

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Synopsis :

The remote host has database software installed that is affected by a
buffer overflow vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host has a version of IBM Informix Dynamic Service installed
that is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability that could allow a
remote authenticated user to execute arbitrary code via a specially
crafted SQL statement.

See also :

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21618994

Solution :

Upgrade to Informix 11.70.xC7 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.7
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Databases

Nessus Plugin ID: 70098 ()

Bugtraq ID: 56857

CVE ID: CVE-2012-4857