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Category:   Application (Database)  >   IBM DB2 Vendors:   IBM
IBM DB2 XML/XSLT Function Bug Lets Remote Authenticated Users Read Files on the Target System
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1032883
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1032883
CVE Reference:   CVE-2014-8910   (Links to External Site)
Updated:  Jul 14 2015
Original Entry Date:  Jul 14 2015
Impact:   Disclosure of system information, Disclosure of user information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 9.5, 9.7, 9.8, 10.1, 10.5
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in IBM DB2. A remote authenticated user can obtain files on the target system.

A remote authenticated user can send a specially crafted SELECT statement with an XML/XSLT function to read arbitrary text files with the privileges of the DB2 process.

Igor Kopylenko of McAfee reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote authenticated user can read arbitrary text files with the privileges of the DB2 process.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix.

For 9.7: APAR IT06356
For 9.8: APAR IT06355
For 10.1: APAR IT06354
For 10.5: APAR IT06353

The vendor's advisory is available at:

https://www-304.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21697988

Vendor URL:  www-304.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21697988 (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (AIX), UNIX (HP/UX), UNIX (Solaris - SunOS), Windows (Any)

Message History:   This archive entry has one or more follow-up message(s) listed below.
Oct 28 2015 (IBM Issues Fix for IBM InfoSphere BigInsights) IBM DB2 XML/XSLT Function Bug Lets Remote Authenticated Users Read Files on the Target System
IBM has issued a fix for IBM InfoSphere BigInsights.



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