2009-4332 | IBM db2 null pointer dereference (BID-37332 / XFDB-55013)
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A vulnerability was found in IBM db2 9.1/9.5/9.7 (Database Software). It has been classified as problematic. This affects an unknown functionality. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a denial of service vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-476. This is going to have an impact on availability.
The weakness was released 12/16/2009 (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at www-01.ibm.com. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2009-4332 since 12/16/2009. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. No form of authentication is needed for exploitation. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available.
The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 43172 (IBM DB2 9.5 Databases.
Upgrading to version 9.1 eliminates this vulnerability.
The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at X-Force (55013), Vulnerability Center (SBV-27413) and Tenable (43172). Entries connected to this vulnerability are available at 48412, 51324, 51323 and 51174.
VulDB Meta Base Score: 5.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 5.1
NVD Base Score: 🔍
Class: Denial of service
Status: Not defined
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Upgrade: db2 9.1
CVE: CVE-2009-4332 (🔍)
Vulnerability Center: 27413 – db2pd in IBM DB2 9.1-9.1 FP6 and 9.5-9.5 FP4 Remote DoS Vulnerability via Unknown Vectors, Medium
SecurityFocus: 37332 – IBM DB2 prior to 9.5 Fix Pack 5 Multiple Unspecified Security Vulnerabilities
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