F5 Networks BIG-IP : TMM vulnerability (K37404773)
Low Nessus Plugin ID 118605
SynopsisThe remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.
DescriptionAn undisclosed sequence of packets, sourced from an adjacent network may cause TMM to crash.(CVE-2017-6134)
This issue is exposed in the default configuration. Traffic processing is disrupted while the Traffic Management Microkernel (TMM) restarts.
If the affected F5 device is configured as part of a device group, the systemwill trigger a failover to the peer device.
SolutionUpgrade to one of the non-vulnerable versions listed in the F5 Solution K37404773.