F5 Networks BIG-IP : glibc vulnerability (SOL09408132)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 93030

Synopsis

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

Description

Integer overflow in posix/fnmatch.c in the GNU C Library (aka glibc or libc6) 2.13 and earlier allows context-dependent attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) via a long UTF8 string that is used in an fnmatch call with a crafted pattern argument, a different vulnerability than CVE-2011-1071.

Solution

Upgrade to one of the non-vulnerable versions listed in the F5 Solution SOL09408132.

See Also

https://support.f5.com/csp/article/K09408132

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 93030

File Name: f5_bigip_SOL09408132.nasl

Version: 2.6

Type: local

Published: 2016/08/19

Updated: 2019/01/04

Dependencies: 76940

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5.1

Temporal Score: 4

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/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 Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/08/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2011-1071, CVE-2011-1659

BID: 46563, 64464