IBM DB2 Stored Procedure Infrastructure Privilege Escalation Vulnerability

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Synopsis :

The remote database server is affected by a privilege escalation
vulnerability.

Description :

According to its version, the installation of IBM DB2 running on the
remote host is affected by a privilege escalation vulnerability.

An error exists related to the Stored Procedure infrastructure and the
'CREATE_EXTERNAL_ROUTINE' authority that allows an authenticated user
to escalate privileges.

See also :

http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21673947

Solution :

Apply IBM DB2 version 9.7 Fix Pack 9a, 10.1 Fix Pack 3a, 10.5 Fix Pack
3a, or 10.5 Fix Pack 4.

Alternatively, in the case of DB2 version 9.5 Fix Pack 9 or Fix Pack
10, 9.7 Fix Pack 8, and 10.5 Fix Pack 2, contact the vendor to obtain
a special build with the interim fix.

Additionally, note that users of DB2 version 9.1 installations that
are under an extended support contract may contact vendor support to
obtain a patch.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 8.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.0
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Databases

Nessus Plugin ID: 76116 ()

Bugtraq ID: 67616

CVE ID: CVE-2013-6744

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