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IT08113: SECURITY: DB2 IS AFFECTED BY MULTIPLE SECURITY VULNERABILITIES IN GPFS (CVE-2015-0197, CVE-2015-0198, CVE-2015-0199)

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • DB2 is affected by multiple security vulnerabilities in IBM
    General Parallel File System (GPFS)  CVE-2015-0197,
    CVE-2015-0198, CVE-2015-0199
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * All DB2 systems on all Linux, Unix and Windows platforms at  *
    * service levels Version 10.5 GA  through to Version 10.5 Fix  *
    * Pack 5.                                                      *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * See Error Description                                        *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Upgrade to DB2 Version 10.5 Fix Pack 6.                      *
    * Refer to security bulletin for details:                      *
    * http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21902662    *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • The complete fix for this problem first appears in DB2 Version
    10.5 Fix Pack 6 and all the subsequent Fix Packs.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT08113

  • 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

    2015-04-02

  • Closed date

    2015-08-28

  • Last modified date

    2015-08-28

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

    IT08108

  • 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

  • RA50 PSN

       UP

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Document Information

Modified date:
28 August 2015