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Team SHATTER Security Advisory: Security Vulnerability in CLR stored procedure deployment from IBM Database Add-Ins for Visual Studio
From: Shatter <shatter () appsecinc com>
Date: Tue, 16 Sep 2008 15:43:46 -0400
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Team SHATTER Security Advisory
*Security Vulnerability in CLR stored procedure deployment from IBM
Database Add-Ins for Visual Studio*
September 15th 2008
IBM DB2 Database Server v9.1 and 9.5 on Windows platform.
Yes (Authentication to Database Server is needed)
This vulnerability was discovered and researched by Martin Rakhmanov
of Application Security Inc.
It is possible to use the CLR stored procedure deployment feature of
IBM Database add-ins for Visual Studio to produce a privilege
escalation or denial of service on a DB2 server.
Any low privileged user can exploit this vulnerability to execute
Vendor was contacted and a patch was released.
To fix the problem apply the FP5(v9.1)and FP2(v9.5):
JR28432 - V9.1 FP5
JR28431 - V9.5 FP2
Vendor Notification - 9/11/2007
Vendor Response - 11/14/2007
Fix - 8/28/2008
Public Disclosure - 9/15/2008
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- Team SHATTER Security Advisory: Security Vulnerability in CLR stored procedure deployment from IBM Database Add-Ins for Visual Studio Shatter (Sep 16)