Vulnerability identifier: #VU12310
Vulnerability risk: Low
Exploitation vector: Local
Exploit availability: No
Vendor: IBM Corporation
The vulnerability allows a local unauthenticated attacker to cause DoS condition on the target system.
The weakness exists due to IBM GSKit contains several environment variables. A local attacker can cause the service to crash.
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Vulnerable software versions
IBM DB2: 9.7, 10.1, 10.5, 11.1
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
No. This vulnerability can be exploited locally. The attacker should have authentication credentials and successfully authenticate on the system.
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?
No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.