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IZ02708: SECURITY: DB2WATCH AND DB2FREEZE HAS SOME SECURITY VULNERABILITY.

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • When user uses DB2watch and Db2freeze may cause some security
    vulnerability.
    

Local fix

  • Remove the Db2watch and Db2freeze using rm command and db2
    watch/db2freeze are standalone tools
    

Problem summary

  • DB2WATCH AND DB2FREEZE HAS SOME SECURITY VULNERABILITY.
    
    LOCAL FIX:
    Remove the Db2watch and Db2freeze using rm command and db2
    watch/db2freeze are standalone tools
    

Problem conclusion

  • Problem was first fixed in Version 8.2 FixPak 16
    

Temporary fix

  • see LOCAL FIX
    

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IZ02708

  • Reported component name

    DB2 UDB ESE SOL

  • Reported component ID

    5765F4102

  • Reported release

    810

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    YesHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2007-08-09

  • Closed date

    2008-02-04

  • Last modified date

    2008-02-11

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

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

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    DB2 UDB ESE SOL

  • Fixed component ID

    5765F4102

Applicable component levels

  • R820 PSY UP

       IZ02708

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Document Information

Modified date:
11 February 2008