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IT02645: SECURITY: DB2 contains a denial of service vulnerability in SQL Compiler (CVE-2014-3095)

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APAR status

  • Closed as program error.

Error description

  • The DB2 engine contains a NULL pointer dereference in the SQL
    Compiler which a malicious user could exploit and cause the DB2
    server to trap and terminate.
    

Local fix

Problem summary

  • ****************************************************************
    * USERS AFFECTED:                                              *
    * All DB2 systems on all Linux, Unix and Windows platforms at  *
    * service levels Version 9.7 GA  through to Version 9.7 Fix    *
    * Pack 9a.                                                     *
    ****************************************************************
    * PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         *
    * See Error Description                                        *
    ****************************************************************
    * RECOMMENDATION:                                              *
    * Upgrade to DB2 Version 9.7 Fix Pack 10.                      *
    * See Security Bulletin for more details:                      *
    * http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21681623    *
    ****************************************************************
    

Problem conclusion

  • The complete fix for this problem first appears in DB2 Version
    9.7 Fix Pack 10.
    

Temporary fix

Comments

APAR Information

  • APAR number

    IT02645

  • Reported component name

    DB2 FOR LUW

  • Reported component ID

    DB2FORLUW

  • Reported release

    970

  • Status

    CLOSED PER

  • PE

    NoPE

  • HIPER

    NoHIPER

  • Special Attention

    NoSpecatt

  • Submitted date

    2014-06-18

  • Closed date

    2014-11-04

  • Last modified date

    2014-11-04

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

    IT02433

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

Fix information

  • Fixed component name

    DB2 FOR LUW

  • Fixed component ID

    DB2FORLUW

Applicable component levels

  • R970 PSN

       UP



Document information

More support for: DB2 for Linux, UNIX and Windows

Software version: 9.7

Reference #: IT02645

Modified date: 04 November 2014


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