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F5 Networks: K25691186 (CVE-2020-27715): BIG-IP Configuration utility vulnerability CVE-2020-27715

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F5 Networks: K25691186 (CVE-2020-27715): BIG-IP Configuration utility vulnerability CVE-2020-27715

Severity
8
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
Published
12/16/2020
Created
12/18/2020
Added
12/17/2020
Modified
03/08/2021

Description

On BIG-IP 15.1.0-15.1.0.5 and 14.1.0-14.1.3, crafted TLS request to the BIG-IP management interface via port 443 can cause high (~100%) CPU utilization by the httpd daemon.

Solution(s)

  • f5-big-ip-upgrade-latest

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