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Vulnerability of IBM DB2 LUW: file reading via IBM Spectrum Scale

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

A local attacker can read a file via IBM Spectrum Scale of IBM DB2 LUW, in order to obtain sensitive information.
Impacted systems: DB2 UDB.
Severity of this alert: 2/4.
Creation date: 28/11/2018.
Références of this alert: CVE-2018-1723, ibm10734067, VIGILANCE-VUL-27899.

Description of the vulnerability 

A local attacker can read a file via IBM Spectrum Scale of IBM DB2 LUW, in order to obtain sensitive information.
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This computer weakness alert impacts software or systems such as DB2 UDB.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this weakness note is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of document.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this weakness bulletin.

Solutions for this threat 

IBM DB2 LUW: patch for IBM Spectrum Scale.
A patch is indicated in information sources.
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