F5 Multiple Products Root Authentication Bypass

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote host has an authentication bypass vulnerability.

Description :

The remote F5 device has an authentication bypass vulnerability. The
SSH private key for the root user is publicly known. A remote,
unauthenticated attacker could exploit this to login as root.

See also :


Solution :

Apply the relevant fix referenced by F5 advisory SOL13600.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Gain a shell remotely

Nessus Plugin ID: 59477 ()

Bugtraq ID: 53897

CVE ID: CVE-2012-1493