F5 Networks BIG-IP : OpenSSL vulnerability (K17382)

high Nessus Plugin ID 86330

Synopsis

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

Description

OpenSSL before 1.0.0c, when J-PAKE is enabled, does not properly validate the public parameters in the J-PAKE protocol, which allows remote attackers to bypass the need for knowledge of the shared secret, and successfully authenticate, by sending crafted values in each round of the protocol. (CVE-2010-4252)

Solution

Upgrade to one of the non-vulnerable versions listed in the F5 Solution K17382.

See Also

https://support.f5.com/csp/article/K17382

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 86330

File Name: f5_bigip_SOL17382.nasl

Version: 2.8

Type: local

Published: 10/12/2015

Updated: 3/10/2021

Risk Information

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.8

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

Temporal Vector: E:ND/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 Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/9/2015

Vulnerability Publication Date: 12/6/2010

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-4252

BID: 45163