F5 Networks BIG-IP : SSL forward proxy vulnerability (K64552448)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 118690

Synopsis

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

Description

Under certain conditions on F5 BIG-IP 13.1.0-13.1.0.5, 13.0.0, 12.1.0-12.1.3.1, 11.6.0-11.6.3.1, or 11.5.0-11.5.6, TMM may core while processing SSL forward proxy traffic. (CVE-2018-5534)

Impact

This vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to cause the Traffic Management Microkernel (TMM) to produce a core file, resulting in a service disruption.

Solution

Upgrade to one of the non-vulnerable versions listed in the F5 Solution K64552448.

See Also

https://support.f5.com/csp/#/article/K64552448

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 118690

File Name: f5_bigip_SOL64552448.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Published: 2018/11/02

Modified: 2018/11/02

Dependencies: 76940

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/07/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-5534