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DB2 - Problem description

Problem IC81462 Status: Closed

SECURITY: UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS TO XML FILES IN DB2'S XML FEATURE
(CVE-2012-0713).

product:
DB2 FOR LUW / DB2FORLUW / 970 - DB2
Problem description:
There is a security vulnerability in the DB2's XML Feature which 
would allow an authenticated, malicious user to remotely gain 
access to XML  files owned by the instance owner. 
 
To exploit the vulnerability, the user would need to have valid 
security credentials, and CONNECT privilege to the database.
Problem Summary:
**************************************************************** 
* USERS AFFECTED:                                              * 
* All DB2 systems on all Linux, Unix and Windows platforms at  * 
* service levels Version 9.7 GA  through to Version 9.7 Fix    * 
* Pack 5.                                                      * 
**************************************************************** 
* PROBLEM DESCRIPTION:                                         * 
* See Error Description                                        * 
**************************************************************** 
* RECOMMENDATION:                                              * 
* Upgrade to DB2 Version 9.7 Fix Pack 6 or see "Local Fix"     * 
* portion for other suggestions.                               * 
****************************************************************
Local Fix:
The vulnerability could be mitigated by revoking CONNECT 
privilege from public.
available fix packs:
DB2 Version 9.7 Fix Pack 6 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows
DB2 Version 9.7 Fix Pack 7 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows
DB2 Version 9.7 Fix Pack 8 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows
DB2 Version 9.7 Fix Pack 9 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows
DB2 Version 9.7 Fix Pack 9a for Linux, UNIX, and Windows
DB2 Version 9.7 Fix Pack 10 for Linux, UNIX, and Windows

Solution
The complete fix for this problem first appears in DB2 Version 
9.7 Fix Pack 6 and all the subsequent Fix Packs.
Workaround
not known / see Local fix
Timestamps
Date  - problem reported    :
Date  - problem closed      :
Date  - last modified       :
15.02.2012
31.05.2012
11.06.2012
Problem solved at the following versions (IBM BugInfos)
9.7.FP6
Problem solved according to the fixlist(s) of the following version(s)
9.7.0.6 FixList
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