F5 Networks BIG-IP : OpenSSL vulnerability (K22334603)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 92707
SynopsisThe remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.
DescriptionThe fmtstr function in crypto/bio/b_print.c in OpenSSL 1.0.1 before 1.0.1s and 1.0.2 before 1.0.2g improperly calculates string lengths, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (overflow and out-of-bounds read) or possibly have unspecified other impact via a long string, as demonstrated by a large amount of ASN.1 data, a different vulnerability than CVE-2016-2842. (CVE-2016-0799)
SolutionUpgrade to one of the non-vulnerable versions listed in the F5 Solution K22334603.