IBM Db2 'nodes.reg' Permission Weakness Vulnerability

2012-04-03T00:00:00
ID OPENVAS:1361412562310802727
Type openvas
Reporter Copyright (C) 2012 Greenbone Networks GmbH
Modified 2020-03-12T00:00:00

Description

IBM Db2 is prone to a permission weakness vulnerability.

                                        
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# OpenVAS Vulnerability Test
#
# IBM Db2 'nodes.reg' Permission Weakness Vulnerability
#
# Authors:
# Madhuri D <dmadhuri@secpod.com>
#
# Copyright:
# Copyright (c) 2012 Greenbone Networks GmbH, http://www.greenbone.net
#
# This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify
# it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2
# (or any later version), as published by the Free Software Foundation.
#
# This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,
# but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of
# MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  See the
# GNU General Public License for more details.
#
# You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License
# along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software
# Foundation, Inc., 51 Franklin St, Fifth Floor, Boston, MA 02110-1301 USA.
###############################################################################

CPE = "cpe:/a:ibm:db2";

if(description)
{
  script_oid("1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.802727");
  script_version("2020-03-12T10:08:50+0000");
  script_tag(name:"last_modification", value:"2020-03-12 10:08:50 +0000 (Thu, 12 Mar 2020)");
  script_tag(name:"creation_date", value:"2012-04-03 10:43:50 +0530 (Tue, 03 Apr 2012)");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base", value:"10.0");
  script_tag(name:"cvss_base_vector", value:"AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C");

  script_cve_id("CVE-2012-1797");

  script_tag(name:"solution_type", value:"VendorFix");

  script_name("IBM Db2 'nodes.reg' Permission Weakness Vulnerability");

  script_tag(name:"qod_type", value:"remote_banner");

  script_category(ACT_GATHER_INFO);
  script_copyright("Copyright (C) 2012 Greenbone Networks GmbH");
  script_family("Databases");
  script_dependencies("gb_ibm_db2_consolidation.nasl");
  script_mandatory_keys("ibm/db2/detected");

  script_tag(name:"affected", value:"IBM Db2 version 9.5.");

  script_tag(name:"insight", value:"The flaw is due to the 'nodes.reg' file, which is having insecure world
  writable permissions.");

  script_tag(name:"solution", value:"Upgrade to IBM Db2 version 9.5 Fix Pack 9 or later.");

  script_tag(name:"summary", value:"IBM Db2 is prone to a permission weakness vulnerability.");

  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://secunia.com/advisories/48279/");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?crawler=1&uid=swg1IC79518");
  script_xref(name:"URL", value:"http://www-01.ibm.com/support/docview.wss?rs=71&uid=swg27007053");

  exit(0);
}

include("host_details.inc");
include("version_func.inc");

if (!version = get_app_version(cpe: CPE, nofork: TRUE))
  exit(0);

if (version_in_range(version: version, test_version: "9.5.0.0", test_version2: "9.5.0.8")) {
  report = report_fixed_ver(installed_version: version, fixed_version: "9.5.0.9");
  security_message(port: 0, data: report);
  exit(0);
}

exit(99);