F5 Networks BIG-IP : Apache Portable Runtime vulnerability (K52319810)

Low Nessus Plugin ID 118678

Synopsis

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

Description

When apr_time_exp*() or apr_os_exp_time*() functions are invoked with an invalid month field value in Apache Portable Runtime APR 1.6.2 and prior, out of bounds memory may be accessed in converting this value to an apr_time_exp_t value, potentially revealing the contents of a different static heap value or resulting in program termination, and may represent an information disclosure or denial of service vulnerability to applications which call these APR functions with unvalidated external input. (CVE-2017-12613)

Impact

This vulnerability may allow unauthorized information disclosure or denial of service.

Solution

Upgrade to one of the non-vulnerable versions listed in the F5 Solution K52319810.

See Also

https://support.f5.com/csp/#/article/K52319810

Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 118678

File Name: f5_bigip_SOL52319810.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 2018/11/02

Modified: 2018/11/05

Dependencies: 76940

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 3.6

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.1

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/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_link_controller, cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_local_traffic_manager, cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_policy_enforcement_manager, cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_webaccelerator, 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: 2018/03/14

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-12613