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

Medium 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: Medium

ID: 118677

File Name: f5_bigip_SOL52206731.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: local

Published: 2018/11/02

Modified: 2019/01/04

Dependencies: 76940

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.3

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.9

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_access_policy_manager, cpe:/h:f5:big-ip

Patch Publication Date: 2018/10/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-15324