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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-4871

Certain XML functions in IBM DB2 8.1 run with the privileges of DB2 instead of the logged-in user, which allows remote attackers to create or overwrite files via (1) XMLFileFromVarchar or (2) XMLFileFromClob, or read files via (3) XMLVarcharFromFile or (4) XMLClobFromFile.
Publish Date : 2005-12-31 Last Update Date : 2016-10-17
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.3
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 264

- Products Affected By CVE-2005-4871

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application IBM DB2 8.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
IBM DB2 1

- References For CVE-2005-4871

http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/18761
XF db2-xml-file-creation(18761)
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/12170
BID 12170 IBM DB2 XML Function Unauthorized File Creation and Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2005-01-05
http://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=110495620513954&w=2
BUGTRAQ 20050105 IBM DB2 XML functions file creation vulnerabilities (#NISR05012005I)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-4871

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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