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IT12673: SECURITY: DB2 may trap when running query with AVG OLAP function on Oracle compatible database (CVE-2016-0215)

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APAR status

  • Closed as Permanent restriction.

Error description

  • DB2 LUW contains a denial of service vulnerability using a
    SELECT statement with subquery containing the AVG OLAP function
    on database with Oracle compatibility mode enabled.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

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    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
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    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * See Error Description                                        *
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    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * This is currently a limitation                               *
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Problem conclusion

  • This is currently a limitation
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT12673

  • Reported component name

    DB2 FOR LUW

  • Reported component ID

    DB2FORLUW

  • Reported release

    970

  • Status

    CLOSED PRS

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt / Xsystem

  • Submitted date

    2015-12-08

  • Closed date

    2017-05-08

  • Last modified date

    2017-05-08

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Fix information

Applicable component levels

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Document Information

Modified date:
08 May 2017