F5 Networks BIG-IP : BIG-IP APM Portal Access vulnerability (K54358225)

high Nessus Plugin ID 118611
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The remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.


In F5 BIG-IP APM software versions 11.5.0, 11.5.1, 11.5.2, 11.5.3, 11.5.4, 11.6.0, 11.6.1, 12.0.0, 12.1.0, 12.1.1 and 12.1.2 BIG-IP APM portal access requests do not return the intended resources in some cases. This may allow access to internal BIG-IP APM resources, however the application resources and backend servers are unaffected.


When BIG-IP APM is licensed and provisioned, this vulnerability may allow access to internal BIG-IP APM resources. The application resources and backend servers are unaffected.


Upgrade to one of the non-vulnerable versions listed in the F5 Solution K54358225.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 118611

File Name: f5_bigip_SOL54358225.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Published: 11/2/2018

Updated: 3/9/2020

Dependencies: f5_bigip_detect.nbin

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.5


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4

Vector: AV:A/AC:H/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.6

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 12/19/2017

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/21/2017

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-0301