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Vulnerability of IBM DB2: privilege escalation via RCAC

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via RCAC of IBM DB2, in order to escalate his privileges.
Vulnerable products: DB2 UDB.
Severity of this weakness: 2/4.
Creation date: 06/11/2018.
Références of this bulletin: CVE-2018-1857, ibm10734059, VIGILANCE-VUL-27702.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via RCAC of IBM DB2, in order to escalate his privileges.
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This security announce impacts software or systems such as DB2 UDB.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this threat 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 computer vulnerability announce.

Solutions for this threat 

IBM DB2: patch for RCAC.
A patch is indicated in information sources.
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