F5 Networks BIG-IP : BIG-IP APM logging disclosure vulnerability (K45432295)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 118609


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


Under rare conditions, the BIG-IP APM system appends log details when responding to client requests. Details in the log file can vary;
customers running debug mode logging with BIG-IP APM are at highest risk. (CVE-2017-6139)


A vulnerable BIG-IP APM system may append sensitivelogging information when responding to client requests.


Upgrade to one of the non-vulnerable versions listed in the F5 Solution K45432295.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 118609

File Name: f5_bigip_SOL45432295.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 2018/11/02

Updated: 2019/01/04

Dependencies: 76940

Configuration: Enable paranoid mode

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.9

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_access_policy_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, Settings/ParanoidReport

Patch Publication Date: 2017/12/20

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-6139