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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2008-1998

The NNSTAT (aka SYSPROC.NNSTAT) procedure in IBM DB2 8 before FP16, 9.1 before FP4a, and 9.5 before FP1 on Windows allows remote authenticated users to overwrite arbitrary files via the log file parameter.
Publish Date : 2008-04-28 Last Update Date : 2018-10-31
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Single system (The vulnerability requires an attacker to be logged into the system (such as at a command line or via a desktop session or web interface).)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 264

- Products Affected By CVE-2008-1998

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application IBM DB2 8.0 Fp6a Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application IBM DB2 8.0 FP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application IBM DB2 8.0 FP8 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application IBM DB2 8.0 Fp11 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application IBM DB2 8.0 Fp6b Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application IBM DB2 8.0 FP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application IBM DB2 8.0 Fp8a Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application IBM DB2 8.0 Fp12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application IBM DB2 8.0 Fp6c Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application IBM DB2 8.0 FP4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application IBM DB2 8.0 FP9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application IBM DB2 8.0 Fp13 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application IBM DB2 8.0 FP7 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application IBM DB2 8.0 FP5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application IBM DB2 8.0 Fp9a Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application IBM DB2 8.0 Fp14 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application IBM DB2 8.0 Fp7a Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application IBM DB2 8.0 FP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application IBM DB2 8.0 FP6 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application IBM DB2 8.0 Fp15 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application IBM DB2 8.0 Fp7b Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application IBM DB2 8.0 Fp10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application IBM DB2 9.1 FP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application IBM DB2 9.1 FP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application IBM DB2 9.1 Fp3a Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application IBM DB2 9.1 FP4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application IBM DB2 9.1 FP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application IBM DB2 9.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
IBM DB2 28

- References For CVE-2008-1998
XF ibm-db2-nnstat-file-overwrite(41960)
BID 28836 IBM DB2 'NNSTAT' Procedure Arbitrary File Overwrite Vulnerability Release Date:2008-04-18
BUGTRAQ 20080418 Team SHATTER Security Advisory: IBM DB2 UDB Arbitrary file overwrite in SYSPROC.NNSTAT procedure

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2008-1998

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