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IC92498: SECURITY: STACK BUFFER OVERFLOW VULNERABILITY IN DB2AUD AND DB2FLACC (CVE-2013-3475).

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • The programs db2aud and db2flacc contain a stack buffer overflow
    vulnerability which an attacker could exploit to gain DB2
    instance owner privilege.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * All DB2 systems on all Linux, Unix and Windows platforms at  *
    * service levels Version 10.1 GA  through to Version 10.1 Fix  *
    * Pack 2.                                                      *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * See Error Description                                        *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Upgrade to DB2 Version 10.1 Fix Pack 3.                      *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • The complete fix for this problem first appears in DB2 Version
    10.1 Fix Pack 3 and all the subsequent Fix Packs.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IC92498

  • Reported component name

    DB2 FOR LUW

  • Reported component ID

    DB2FORLUW

  • Reported release

    A10

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2013-05-22

  • Closed date

    2013-10-01

  • Last modified date

    2013-10-01

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

    IC92463

  • 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

  • RA10 PSN

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
01 October 2013