F5 Networks BIG-IP : bzip2 vulnerability (SOL15878)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 79587

Synopsis

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

Description

Integer overflow in the BZ2_decompress function in decompress.c in bzip2 and libbzip2 before 1.0.6 allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or possibly execute arbitrary code via a crafted compressed file.

Solution

Upgrade to one of the non-vulnerable versions listed in the F5 Solution SOL15878.

See Also

https://support.f5.com/csp/article/K15878

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 79587

File Name: f5_bigip_SOL15878.nasl

Version: 1.10

Type: local

Published: 2014/11/27

Updated: 2019/01/04

Dependencies: 76940

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5.1

Temporal Score: 3.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_access_policy_manager, cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_application_security_manager, 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_wan_optimization_manager, cpe:/a:f5:big-ip_webaccelerator, cpe:/h:f5:big-ip, cpe:/h:f5:big-ip_protocol_security_manager

Required KB Items: Host/local_checks_enabled, Host/BIG-IP/hotfix, Host/BIG-IP/modules, Host/BIG-IP/version

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/11/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-0405

BID: 43331

IAVB: 2010-B-0083