F5 Networks BIG-IP : TMM vulnerability (K55102452)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 118612


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


Undisclosed sequence of packets sent to Virtual Servers with client or server SSL profiles using AES-GCM cipher suitesmay cause disruption of data plane services. (CVE-2017-6140)

This vulnerability affects the following BIG-IP platforms:2000s,2200s,4000s,4200v,i5600, i5800,i7600, i7800,i10600, i10800, andVIPRION 4450 blade.


This vulnerability allows disruption of service.


Upgrade to one of the non-vulnerable versions listed in the F5 Solution K55102452.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 118612

File Name: f5_bigip_SOL55102452.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: 5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/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_global_traffic_manager, 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, Settings/ParanoidReport

Patch Publication Date: 2017/12/19

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-6140