F5 Networks BIG-IP : Linux kernel vulnerability (K41739114)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 91695
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VPR Score: 3.6


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


A stack overflow flaw caused by infinite recursion was found in the way the Linux kernel's Universal Disk Format (UDF) file system implementation processed indirect Information Control Blocks (ICBs).
An attacker with physical access to the system could use a specially crafted UDF image to crash the system. (CVE-2014-6410)


Upgrade to one of the non-vulnerable versions listed in the F5 Solution K41739114.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 91695

File Name: f5_bigip_SOL41739114.nasl

Version: 2.5

Type: local

Published: 6/20/2016

Updated: 1/4/2019

Dependencies: 76940

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 3.6

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 4.7

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

Temporal Vector: E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

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_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: 6/17/2016

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-6410

BID: 69799