IBM DB2 Universal Database up to 7 User Account access control

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A vulnerability was found in IBM DB2 Universal Database up to 7 (Database Software). It has been rated as problematic. This issue affects an unknown functionality of the component User Account. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-264. Impacted is confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The weakness was published 12/02/2009 (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at The identification of this vulnerability is CVE-2009-4150 since 12/02/2009. The exploitation is known to be easy. Attacking locally is a requirement. No form of authentication is needed for a successful exploitation. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available. The attack technique deployed by this issue is T1068 according to MITRE ATT&CK.

It is declared as proof-of-concept.

Upgrading to version 8 eliminates this vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at X-Force (54495), SecurityTracker (ID 1023242) and Vulnerability Center (SBV-24433).





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VulDB Meta Base Score: 5.9
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 5.3

VulDB Base Score: 5.9
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Class: Privilege escalation
CWE: CWE-264
ATT&CK: T1068

Local: Yes
Remote: No

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Status: Proof-of-Concept
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OpenVAS ID: 801071
OpenVAS Name: IBM DB2 Multiple Vulnerabilities - Dec09 (Linux)
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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: DB2 Universal Database 8


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Status: Confirmed
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CVE: CVE-2009-4150 (🔍)
X-Force: 54495
SecurityTracker: 1023242 - IBM DB2 dasauto Command Lets Local Users Deny Service
Vulnerability Center: 24433 - IBM DB2 DASAUTO Command Vulnerability Allows Local Attackers to Gain Elevated Privileges, Medium
Secunia: 36890 - IBM DB2 Multiple Vulnerabilities, Moderately Critical
Vupen: ADV-2009-3340


Created: 03/18/2015 03:15 PM
Updated: 02/18/2017 09:44 AM
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