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IT03786: DB2 MAY TERMINATE ABNORMALLY WHEN ISSUING AN ALTER TABLE STATEMENT CVE-2014-6097

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • IBM DB2 contains a vulnerability in which an ALTER TABLE
    statement may cause the DB2 server to terminate abnormally.
    This would result in a DB2 server crash which would have to be
    restarted.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * All DB2 systems on all Linux, Unix and Windows platforms at  *
    * service levels Version 9.7 GA  through to Version 9.7 Fix    *
    * Pack 9a.                                                     *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * See Error Description                                        *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Upgrade to DB2 version 9.7 fix pack 10                       *
    * See security bulletin for more details:                      *
    * http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21684812    *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • First fixed in DB2 version 9.7 fix pack 10
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT03786

  • 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

    2014-08-14

  • Closed date

    2014-11-04

  • Last modified date

    2014-11-04

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

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

    IT04034

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:
04 November 2014