10517 : IBM DB2 DB2LPORT Variable Overflow
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2004-10-06

Description

A remote overflow exists in IBM's DB2. DB2 fails to perform proper bounds checking in the DB2LPORT function resulting in a buffer overflow. With a specially crafted request, an attacker can cause execute arbitrary code resulting in a loss of confidentiality and/or integrity.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Attack Type: Input Manipulation
Impact: Loss of Confidentiality, Loss of Integrity

Solution

Currently, there are no known workarounds or upgrades to correct this issue. However, IBM has released a patch to address this vulnerability.

Products

IBM Corporation
DB2
8.1 fixpack 7
8.0x
7.x
6.x
5.x
4.x
3.x
2.x
1.x

References

Tools & Filters

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Credit

  • NGSSoftware Insight Security Research - nisrnextgenss.com - NGSSoftware Insight Security Research

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 7.2
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2007-10-09 | Disagree?

Access_vector_0 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_2 Confidentiality_impact_2 Integrity_impact_2 Availability_impact_2

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