IBM DB2 8.1 < Fix Pack 18 Multiple Vulnerabilities

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote database server is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

According to its version, the installation of IBM DB2 8.1 running on
the remote host is affected by one or more of the following issues :

- A local attacker may be able to gain write access to an
arbitrary file using DAS, which could lead to gaining
root privileges. (IZ34149)

- It may be possible to crash the server by sending
specially crafted packets to the 'DB2JDS' service.

- The security component in UNIX installs is affected
by a private memory leak. (IZ35635)

- The 'DASAUTO' command can be run by a non-privileged
user. (IZ40343)

See also :

Solution :

Apply IBM DB2 UDB version 8.1 Fix Pack 18 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Databases

Nessus Plugin ID: 40662 (db2_81fp18.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 36059

CVE ID: CVE-2009-2858

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