F5 Networks BIG-IP : BIG-IP ASM XSS vulnerability (SOL16081)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 81558


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


Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in F5 BIG-IP Application Security Manager (ASM) before 11.6.0 allows an authenticated user to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the Response Body field.


Upgrade to one of the non-vulnerable versions listed in the F5 Solution SOL16081.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 81558

File Name: f5_bigip_SOL16081.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Published: 2/27/2015

Updated: 3/10/2021

Configuration: Enable paranoid mode

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.8


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2/16/2015

Vulnerability Publication Date: 1/15/2015

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-1050

BID: 72014