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F5 Networks: K14054 (CVE-2012-4929): CRIME vulnerability via TLS 1.2 protocol CVE-2012-4929

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F5 Networks: K14054 (CVE-2012-4929): CRIME vulnerability via TLS 1.2 protocol CVE-2012-4929

Severity
3
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
Published
09/15/2012
Created
07/25/2018
Added
02/16/2017
Modified
10/13/2017

Description

The TLS protocol 1.2 and earlier, as used in Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome, Qt, and other products, can encrypt compressed data without properly obfuscating the length of the unencrypted data, which allows man-in-the-middle attackers to obtain plaintext HTTP headers by observing length differences during a series of guesses in which a string in an HTTP request potentially matches an unknown string in an HTTP header, aka a "CRIME" attack.

Solution(s)

  • f5-big-ip-upgrade-latest

References

  • f5-big-ip-upgrade-latest

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