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CVE-2007-4273 Detail

Description

IBM DB2 UDB 8 before Fixpak 15 and 9.1 before Fixpak 3 allows local users to create arbitrary directories and execute arbitrary code via a "crafted localized message file" that enables a format string attack, possibly involving the (1) OSSEMEMDBG or (2) TRC_LOG_FILE environment variable in db2licd (db2licm).

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  08/18/2007

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.6 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Provides unauthorized access
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://labs.idefense.com/intelligence/vulnerabilities/display.php?id=581
http://securitytracker.com/id?1018581
http://www.attrition.org/pipermail/vim/2007-August/001765.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/25339
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/2912
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1IY98011
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg1IY98101
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21255352
http://www-1.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?uid=swg21255607
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/36106

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Format String Vulnerability (CWE-134)

Change History

2 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-4273
NVD Published Date:
08/18/2007
NVD Last Modified:
07/28/2017