F5 Networks BIG-IP : BADoS vulnerability (K62201098)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 118686


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


Under certain conditions, Behavioral DoS (BADoS) protection may fail during an attack. (CVE-2018-5526)


BADoS protection does not function as intended.


Upgrade to one of the non-vulnerable versions listed in the F5 Solution K62201098.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 118686

File Name: f5_bigip_SOL62201098.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Published: 2018/11/02

Updated: 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: 6.5

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

Vulnerability Information

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/05/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-5526