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F5 Networks BIG-IP Edge Client information leakage vulnerability

Vulnerability Note VU#146430

Original Release Date: 2014-02-06 | Last Revised: 2014-02-06

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

146430
 
Affected   Unknown   Unaffected

F5 Networks, Inc.

Notified:  October 15, 2013 Updated:  February 06, 2014

Status

  Affected

Vendor Statement

No statement is currently available from the vendor regarding this vulnerability.

Vendor Information

We are not aware of further vendor information regarding this vulnerability.


CVSS Metrics

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

Acknowledgements

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: 2013-02-04
Date First Published: 2014-02-06
Date Last Updated: 2014-02-06 19:01 UTC
Document Revision: 12

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