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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2017-6166

In BIG-IP LTM, AAM, AFM, Analytics, APM, ASM, DNS, Link Controller, PEM, and WebSafe software 12.0.0 to 12.1.1, in some cases the Traffic Management Microkernel (TMM) may crash when processing fragmented packets. This vulnerability affects TMM through a virtual server configured with a FastL4 profile. Traffic processing is disrupted while TMM restarts. If the affected BIG-IP system is configured as part of a device group, it will trigger a failover to the peer device.
Publish Date : 2017-11-22 Last Update Date : 2017-12-27
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
4.3
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 415

- Products Affected By CVE-2017-6166

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application F5 Big-ip Analytics 12.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application F5 Big-ip Analytics 12.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application F5 Big-ip Analytics 12.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application F5 Big-ip Link Controller 12.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application F5 Big-ip Link Controller 12.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application F5 Linerate 2.5.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
F5 Big-ip Analytics 3
F5 Big-ip Link Controller 2
F5 Linerate 1

- References For CVE-2017-6166

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/102264
BID 102264 Multiple F5 BIG-IP Products CVE-2017-6166 Remote Denial of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2017-12-22
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039949
SECTRACK 1039949
https://support.f5.com/csp/article/K65615624 CONFIRM

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2017-6166

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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