82753 : IBM DB2 XML Feature Remote Arbitrary XML File Access
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Timeline

Disclosure Date
2012-05-31

Description

IBM DB2 contains a flaw related to the XML Feature. The issue is triggered when a an unspecified error occurs, which may allow a remote attacker to gain access to arbitrary XML files. No further details have been provided.

Classification

Location: Remote / Network Access
Impact: Loss of Confidentiality
Solution: Upgrade
Exploit: Exploit Unknown
Disclosure: Vendor Verified
OSVDB: Authentication Required

Solution

Upgrade to version 9.7 Fix Pack 6 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.

Products

IBM Corporation
DB2
9.7 GA
9.7 Fix Pack 5

References

Credit

CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 3.5
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2012-08-24 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_1 Authentication_1 Confidentiality_impact_1 Integrity_impact_0 Availability_impact_0

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