Untrusted search path vulnerability in db2pd in IBM DB2 Universal
Database (UDB) 8 before FixPak 16 and 9 before Fix Pack 4 allows local
users to gain root privileges via a modified DB2INSTANCE environment
variable that points to a malicious library. NOTE: this might be the
same issue as CVE-2008-0697.
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IDEFENSE:20080207 IBM DB2 Universal Database db2pd Arbitrary Library Loading Vulnerability
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