F5 Networks BIG-IP : BIG-IP APM portal access vulnerability (K52206731)

High Nessus Plugin ID 118677

Synopsis

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

Description

TMM may restart when processing a specially crafted request withAPM portal access.<CVE-2018-15324>

Impact

A remote attacker may be able to cause a traffic disruption or cause the BIG-IP system to fail over to a peer device in the device group if configured for high availability(HA).

Solution

Upgrade to one of the non-vulnerable versions listed in the F5 Solution K52206731.

See Also

https://support.f5.com/csp/#/article/K52206731

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 118677

File Name: f5_bigip_SOL52206731.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Published: 2018/11/02

Modified: 2018/11/02

Dependencies: 76940

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High

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: 2018/10/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-15324