F5 Networks BIG-IP : BIG-IP iControl and tmsh vulnerability (K77313277)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 118697


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


In BIG-IP 14.0.0- or 13.0.0-, iControl and TMSH usage by authenticated users may leak a small amount of memory when executing commands. (CVE-2018-15325)


This vulnerability may lead to an out-of-memory condition in the BIG-IP control plane, resulting in performance degradation and possible failover to another system in the high availability (HA) group.


Upgrade to one of the non-vulnerable versions listed in the F5 Solution K77313277.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 118697

File Name: f5_bigip_SOL77313277.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Published: 2018/11/02

Updated: 2019/01/04

Dependencies: 76940

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 4.3

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2018/10/30

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2018-15325