F5 Networks BIG-IP : Apache Struts 2 vulnerability (K23432135)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 91861

Synopsis

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

Description

Apache Struts 2.0.0 through 2.3.24.1 does not properly cache method references when used with OGNL before 3.0.12, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (block access to a website) via unspecified vectors. (CVE-2016-3093)

Solution

Upgrade to one of the non-vulnerable versions listed in the F5 Solution K23432135.

See Also

https://support.f5.com/csp/article/K23432135

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 91861

File Name: f5_bigip_SOL23432135.nasl

Version: 2.9

Type: local

Published: 2016/06/28

Updated: 2019/01/04

Dependencies: 76940

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.6

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

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

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: 2016/06/27

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2016-3093