F5 Networks BIG-IP : BIG-IP ASM vulnerability (K12403422)
High Nessus Plugin ID 118631
SynopsisThe remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.
DescriptionWhen the BIG-IP ASM system processes HTTP requests, an unusually large number of parameters can cause excessive CPU usage in the BIG-IP ASM bd process. (CVE-2018-5541)
When this vulnerability is exploited, the BIG-IP ASM system may experience a denial of service (DoS). BIG-IP systems that are not provisioned with BIG-IP ASM are not affected.
BIG-IQ, F5 iWorkflow, Enterprise Manager, ARX, and Traffix SDC
There is no impact; these F5 products are not affected by this vulnerability.
SolutionUpgrade to one of the non-vulnerable versions listed in the F5 Solution K12403422.