IBM DB2 9.1 < Fix Pack 9 Multiple Vulnerabilities

medium Nessus Plugin ID 46173


The remote database server is affected by multiple issues.


According to its version, the installation of IBM DB2 9.1 running on the remote host is affected by one or more of the following issues :

- The 'MODIFIED SQL DATA' table function is not dropped when a definer loses required privileges to maintain the objects. (IZ46773)

- A privilege escalation vulnerability exists in the DB2STST program (on Linux and Unix platforms only). (IC65408)

- A malicious user could use the DB2DART program to overwrite files owned by the instance owner. (IC65749)

- A heap overflow vulnerability exists in the 'REPEAT' scalar function. A remote attacker with a valid database connection could exploit this issue to execute arbitrary code subject to the privileges under which the database service operates. (IC65922)

- Special group and user enumeration operation on the DB2 server or DB2 Administrator Server (DAS) could trap when running on Windows 2008. (IC66099)

- A weakness in the SSL v3 / TLS protocol involving session renegotiation may allow an attacker to inject an arbitrary amount of plaintext into the beginning of the application protocol stream, which could facilitate man-in-the-middle attacks. (IC67848)


Apply IBM DB2 Version 9.1 Fix Pack 9 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 46173

File Name: db2_9fp9.nasl

Version: 1.22

Type: remote

Family: Databases

Published: 4/28/2010

Updated: 4/11/2022

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 5.1

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P

Temporal Vector: E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.3

Temporal Score: 5.7

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L

Temporal Vector: E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:ibm:db2

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/22/2010

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/27/2010

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-3471, CVE-2009-3555, CVE-2010-0462, CVE-2010-3193, CVE-2010-3194, CVE-2010-3195

BID: 36540, 36935, 37976

CWE: 119, 310