F5 Networks BIG-IP : iControl REST vulnerability (K24465120)

High Nessus Plugin ID 118602

Synopsis

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

Description

Race conditions in iControl REST may lead to commands executed with different privilege levels than expected. (CVE-2017-6167)

Impact

Sending asynchronous tasks usingthe iControl REST API may be processed as the wrong user and resultin an error.

Solution

Upgrade to one of the non-vulnerable versions listed in the F5 Solution K24465120.

See Also

https://support.f5.com/csp/#/article/K24465120

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 118602

File Name: f5_bigip_SOL24465120.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Published: 2018/11/02

Modified: 2018/11/02

Dependencies: 76940

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 8.5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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_link_controller, cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_local_traffic_manager, cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_policy_enforcement_manager, cpe:/h:f5:big-ip

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

Patch Publication Date: 2017/12/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-6167