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DB2 < 8.1 Fixpack 12 Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks DB2 signature
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote database server is affected by a denial of service issue.
According to its version, the installation of DB2 on the remote host
may crash when it attempts to process a specially-crafted CONNECT or
ATTACH request sent during the initial handshake process. An
unauthenticated remote attacker can leverage this issue to overflow a
buffer and crash the database instance, thereby denying service to
See also :
Apply DB2 UDB Version 8.1 FixPak 12 or later.
Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.3
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