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JR28431: SECURITY VULNERABILITY IN DEPLOYMENT OF CLR STORED PROCEDURES FR OM IBM DATABASE ADD-INS FOR VISUAL STUDIO

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • It is possible to use the CLR stored procedure deployment
    feature of the IBM Database add-ins for Visual Studio to
    produce elevation of privilege or denial of service.
    
    This problem was reported to IBM by Martin Rakhmanov of
    Application Security Inc.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    USERS AFFECTED:
    Windows
    ****************************************************************
    PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:
    It is possible to use the CLR stored procedure deployment
    feature of IBM Database add-ins for Visual Studio to produce a
    privilege escalation or denial of service on a DB2 server.
    ****************************************************************
    RECOMMENDATION:
    Upgrade to DB2 Version 9.5 Fix Pack 2 and higher
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • Problem was first fixed in DB2 Version 9.5 Fix Pack 2
    

Temporary fix

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APAR Information

  • APAR number

    JR28431

  • Reported component name

    DB2 UDB ESE WIN

  • Reported component ID

    5765F4101

  • Reported release

    950

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2008-02-04

  • Closed date

    2008-08-26

  • Last modified date

    2008-08-26

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

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    DB2 UDB ESE WIN

  • Fixed component ID

    5765F4101

Applicable component levels

  • R950 PSY

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Document Information

Modified date:
26 August 2008