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Resource Management Errors


Severity Medium
Score 4/10


Memory leak in the Relational Data Services component in IBM DB2 UDB 9.5 before FP6a, when the connection concentrator is enabled, allows remote authenticated users to cause a denial of service (heap memory consumption) by using a different code page than the database server.

  • LOW
  • NONE
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CWE-399 - Resource Management Errors

Resource management errors is not a weakness in and of itself, rather it is a category of weaknesses related to improper management of system resources. If not addressed, the weaknesses in this category can lead to unexpected software behavior, loss of access, file modification, sensitive information disclosure, system crash, denial of service, and code execution.


Advisory Timeline

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