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F5 Networks: K65615624 (CVE-2017-6166): BIG-IP FastL4 TMM vulnerability CVE-2017-6166

Severity CVSS Published Added Modified
4 (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) November 05, 2017 November 05, 2017 November 05, 2017

Description

Details for this vulnerability have not been published by NIST at this point. Descriptions from software vendor advisories for this issue are provided below.

From K65615624:

A remote attacker may be able to cause a BIG-IP system to produce a core file, disrupting the flow of traffic and causing a failover to a standby system, if configured. BIG-IP logs will show the notice panic: packet_free: double free! error when TMM crashes.

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Solution

f5-big-ip-upgrade-latest