IBM Informix Dynamic Server Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
Release Date : 2012-12-07
Criticality level : Less critical
Impact : System access
Where : From local network
Solution Status : Vendor Patch
Software: IBM Informix Dynamic Server 11.x
A vulnerability has been reported in IBM Informix Dynamic Server, which can be exploited by malicious users to compromise a vulnerable system.
The vulnerability is caused due to an error when processing certain unspecified SQL statements and can be exploited to cause a buffer overflow.
Successful exploitation may allow execution of arbitrary code.
The vulnerability is reported in version 11.50.xC9W2 and prior and version 11.70.xC7 and prior.
Update to a version with a fix greater than 11.50.xC9W2 or 11.70.xC7.
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The vendor credits IOActive Inc.