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IBM DB2 default account and password Vulnerability
From: benjurry <benjurry () YEAH NET>
Date: Tue, 5 Dec 2000 21:32:18 +0800

    
1.Description
    The DB2 Universal Database builds upon the stability and performance of DB2 on the mainframe and provides the 
features required in a distributed database product. DB2 Universal Database (UDB) is IBM's relational database server 
solution for the UNIX, OS/2 and Windows NT/2000 operating environments.And More than 70% of the world's major companies 
rely on DB2 to manage their mission-critical business applications. 

2.Problem:
    During the installation of IBM DB2 V6.1 there is no prompt to the admin user to change the default passwords, 
leaving the possiblity for a user to gain access to the database and even the system. 
Under winnt/win2k,the account named db2admin,the default password is db2admin.Under linux the accounts named 
db2inst1,db2as,db2fenc1,and the default password is ibmdb2.

Successful exploitation of this vulnerability could enable a user access the data and system.

3.Platforms:IBM DB2 for winnt(v6.1) IBM DB2 for linux(v6.1)

4.Solution
    Change the default account and password.

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