IBM DB2 10.5 < Fix Pack 8 Multiple DoS

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Synopsis :

The remote database server is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

According to its version, the installation of IBM DB2 10.5 running on
the remote host is prior to Fix Pack 8. It is, therefore, affected by
the following vulnerabilities :

- A denial of service vulnerability exists in the
SQLNP_SCOPE_TRIAL() function due to improper handling of
SQL statements. An authenticated, remote attacker can
exploit this to crash the database. (VulnDB 144371)

- A denial of service vulnerability exists in the Query
Compiler QGM due to improper handling of specific
queries. An authenticated, remote attacker can exploit
this, via a specially crafted query, to crash the
database. (VulnDB 144373)

See also :

http://www.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21633303#8

Solution :

Apply IBM DB2 version 10.5 Fix Pack 8 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.3
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 94899 ()

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