Vulnerability Note VU#146430

F5 Networks BIG-IP Edge Client information leakage vulnerability

Original Release date: 06 Feb 2014 | Last revised: 06 Feb 2014

Overview

F5 Networks has reported a flaw in the BIG-IP APM and the FirePass client-side F5-signed Edge Client components. The components may leak information from memory. (CWE-200)

Description

F5 Networks has reported a flaw in the BIG-IP APM and the FirePass client-side F5-signed Edge Client components. The components may leak information from memory.

Additional details may be found in the F5 SOL14969 security advisory.

Impact

A local attacker may be able to access sensitive information from Edge Client memory.

Solution

Apply an Update

Users should check the F5 SOL14969 security advisory to see if their product is vulnerable and to receive a patch.

Vendor Information (Learn More)

VendorStatusDate NotifiedDate Updated
F5 Networks, Inc.Affected15 Oct 201306 Feb 2014
If you are a vendor and your product is affected, let us know.

CVSS Metrics (Learn More)

Group Score Vector
Base 4.4 AV:L/AC:M/Au:S/C:C/I:N/A:N
Temporal 3.6 E:F/RL:OF/RC:C
Environmental 6.2 CDP:MH/TD:H/CR:ND/IR:ND/AR:ND

References

Credit

Thanks to Giorgio Casali and Simone Cecchini with Verizon Enterprise Solutions GCIS Threat and Vulnerability Management for discovering this vulnerability.

This document was written by Jared Allar.

Other Information

  • CVE IDs: CVE-2013-6024
  • Date Public: 04 Feb 2013
  • Date First Published: 06 Feb 2014
  • Date Last Updated: 06 Feb 2014
  • Document Revision: 12

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