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IC71375: SECURITY: User continues to have privilege to execute a non-DDL statement after role membership has been revoked from its group

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • If a user successfully execute a non-DDL statement, and the
    needed privileges are inherited through role membership (with
    the role granted to the user's group), then after the role was
    revoked from the group, the user can still execute the same
    statement where the statement has already completed the
    authorization checking. The user will continue to be able to
    re-execute this same statement until they disconnect from the
    database or attempt to execute another statement.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * All Users                                                    *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * See Error Description.                                       *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Upgrade to DB2 version 9.7 Fix Pack 4                        *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • Problem was first fixed in DB2 version 9.7 Fix Pack 4
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IC71375

  • Reported component name

    DB2 FOR LUW

  • Reported component ID

    DB2FORLUW

  • Reported release

    970

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2010-09-21

  • Closed date

    2011-05-09

  • Last modified date

    2011-05-09

  • APAR is sysrouted FROM one or more of the following:

    IC71263

  • APAR is sysrouted TO one or more of the following:

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    DB2 FOR LUW

  • Fixed component ID

    DB2FORLUW

Applicable component levels

  • R970 PSN

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
09 May 2011