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IT02433: SECURITY: DB2 contains a denial of service vulnerability in SQL Compiler (CVE-2014-3095)

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • The DB2 engine contains a NULL pointer dereference in the SQL
    Compiler which a malicious user could exploit and cause the DB2
    server to trap and terminate.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * ALL                                                          *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * See Error Description                                        *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Upgrade to DB2 Version 10.5 Fix Pack 4.                      *
    * See Security Bulletin for more details:                      *
    * http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21681623    *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • Problem was first fixed in DB2 Version 10.5 Fix Pack 4 and  all
    the subsequent Fix Packs.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT02433

  • Reported component name

    DB2 FOR LUW

  • Reported component ID

    DB2FORLUW

  • Reported release

    A50

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2014-06-11

  • Closed date

    2014-08-28

  • Last modified date

    2014-08-28

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    DB2 FOR LUW

  • Fixed component ID

    DB2FORLUW

Applicable component levels

  • RA50 PSN

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
28 August 2014