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Security Bulletin: Security vulnerability have been identified in IBM DB2 shipped with IBM License Metric Tool v9.

Security Bulletin


IBM DB2 is shipped with IBM License Metric Tool. Information about a security vulnerabilities affecting IBM DB2 has been published in a separated security bulletins.

Vulnerability Details

CVEID:   CVE-2021-29702
DESCRIPTION:   Db2 for Linux, UNIX and Windows (includes Db2 Connect Server) 11.1.4 and 11.5.5 is vulnerable to a denial of service as the server terminates abnormally when executing a specially crafted SELECT statement. IBM X-Force ID: 200658.
CVSS Base score: 7.5
CVSS Temporal Score: See: for the current score.
CVSS Vector: (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H)

Affected Products and Versions

Affected Product(s)Version(s)
IBM License Metric ToolAll


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Workarounds and Mitigations


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Change History

19 Aug 2021: Initial Publication

*The CVSS Environment Score is customer environment specific and will ultimately impact the Overall CVSS Score. Customers can evaluate the impact of this vulnerability in their environments by accessing the links in the Reference section of this Security Bulletin.


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Document Location


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Document Information

Modified date:
24 August 2021