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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2017-6168

On BIG-IP versions 11.6.0-11.6.2 (fixed in 11.6.2 HF1), 12.0.0-12.1.2 HF1 (fixed in 12.1.2 HF2), or 13.0.0-13.0.0 HF2 (fixed in 13.0.0 HF3) a virtual server configured with a Client SSL profile may be vulnerable to an Adaptive Chosen Ciphertext attack (AKA Bleichenbacher attack) against RSA, which when exploited, may result in plaintext recovery of encrypted messages and/or a Man-in-the-middle (MiTM) attack, despite the attacker not having gained access to the server's private key itself, aka a ROBOT attack.
Publish Date : 2017-11-17 Last Update Date : 2019-10-02
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
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 203

- Products Affected By CVE-2017-6168

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application F5 Big-ip Aam 13.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application F5 Big-ip Afm 13.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application F5 Big-ip Analytics 11.6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application F5 Big-ip Analytics 11.6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application F5 Big-ip Analytics 11.6.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application F5 Big-ip Analytics 12.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application F5 Big-ip Analytics 12.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application F5 Big-ip Analytics 12.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application F5 Big-ip Analytics 12.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application F5 Big-ip Analytics 13.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application F5 Big-ip Apm 13.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application F5 Big-ip Asm 13.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application F5 Big-ip Link Controller 11.6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application F5 Big-ip Link Controller 11.6.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application F5 Big-ip Link Controller 11.6.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application F5 Big-ip Link Controller 12.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application F5 Big-ip Link Controller 12.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application F5 Big-ip Link Controller 12.1.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application F5 Big-ip Link Controller 12.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application F5 Big-ip Link Controller 13.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application F5 Big-ip Ltm 13.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application F5 Big-ip Pem 13.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application F5 Websafe 11.6.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application F5 Websafe 13.0.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
F5 Big-ip Aam 1
F5 Big-ip Afm 1
F5 Big-ip Analytics 8
F5 Big-ip Apm 1
F5 Big-ip Asm 1
F5 Big-ip Link Controller 8
F5 Big-ip Ltm 1
F5 Big-ip Pem 1
F5 Websafe 2

- References For CVE-2017-6168
BID 101901 Multiple F5 BIG-IP Products CVE-2017-6168 Information Disclosure Vulnerability Release Date:2017-12-19
CERT-VN VU#144389

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2017-6168

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