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F5 Networks: K9528 (CVE-2008-2476): IPv6 Neighbor Discovery Protocol (NDP) vulnerability CVE-2008-2476 - VU#472363

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F5 Networks: K9528 (CVE-2008-2476): IPv6 Neighbor Discovery Protocol (NDP) vulnerability CVE-2008-2476 - VU#472363

Severity
9
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
10/03/2008
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/16/2017
Modified
09/16/2019

Description

The IPv6 Neighbor Discovery Protocol (NDP) implementation in (1) FreeBSD 6.3 through 7.1, (2) OpenBSD 4.2 and 4.3, (3) NetBSD, (4) Force10 FTOS before E7.7.1.1, (5) Juniper JUNOS, and (6) Wind River VxWorks 5.x through 6.4 does not validate the origin of Neighbor Discovery messages, which allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (loss of connectivity) or read private network traffic via a spoofed message that modifies the Forward Information Base (FIB).

Solution(s)

  • f5-big-ip-upgrade-latest

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