F5 Networks BIG-IP : libcurl vulnerability (K44503763)

High Nessus Plugin ID 105440


The remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.


** RESERVED ** This candidate has been reserved by an organization or individual that will use it when announcing a new security problem.
When the candidate has been publicized, the details for this candidate will be provided. (CVE-2016-8617)


Upgrade to one of the non-vulnerable versions listed in the F5 Solution K44503763.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 105440

File Name: f5_bigip_SOL44503763.nasl

Version: $Revision: 3.1 $

Type: local

Published: 2017/12/26

Modified: 2017/12/26

Dependencies: 76940

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_access_policy_manager, cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_advanced_firewall_manager, cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_application_acceleration_manager, cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_application_security_manager, cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_application_visibility_and_reporting, cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_global_traffic_manager, cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_link_controller, cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_local_traffic_manager, cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_policy_enforcement_manager, cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_webaccelerator, cpe:/h:f5:big-ip, cpe:/h:f5:big-ip_protocol_security_manager

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/BIG-IP/hotfix, Host/BIG-IP/modules, Host/BIG-IP/version

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/04/12

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-8617

OSVDB: 146568