ESB-2018.1898.3 - UPDATE [Appliance] F5 BIG-IP products: Denial of service - Remote with user interaction 2018-11-05

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                              ESB-2018.1898.3
                     DoS patched in F5 BIG-IP products
                              5 November 2018

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:           F5 BIG-IP products
Publisher:         F5 Networks
Operating System:  Network Appliance
Impact/Access:     Denial of Service -- Remote with User Interaction
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2018-5732  

Original Bulletin: 
   https://support.f5.com/csp/article/K08306700

Revision History:  November  5 2018: Added 14.0.0.3 as the fix for the
                                     14.0.0 line.
                   August   14 2018: Updated security advisory status table. 
                   June     29 2018: Initial Release

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K08306700:DHCP client vulnerability CVE-2018-5732

Security Advisory

Original Publication Date: 20 Mar, 2018

Latest   Publication Date: 14 Aug, 2018

Security Advisory Description

An out-of-bound memory access flaw was found in the way dhclient processed a
DHCP response packet. A malicious DHCP server could potentially use this flaw
to crash dhclient processes running on DHCP client machines via a crafted DHCP
response packet. (CVE-2018-5732)

Impact

An attacker can cause a denial of service (DoS) of DHCP functionality on the
F5 product management interface.


Security Advisory Status

F5 Product Development has assigned ID 709688 (BIG-IP), ID 710560 (BIG-IQ),
and ID 710557 (Enterprise Manager) to this vulnerability. Additionally, BIG-IP
iHealth may list Heuristic H08306700 on the Diagnostics > Identified > High
page.

To determine if your product and version have been evaluated for this
vulnerability, refer to the Applies to (see versions) box. To determine if
your release is known to be vulnerable, the components or features that are
affected by the vulnerability, and for information about releases or hotfixes
that address the vulnerability, refer to the following table. For more
information about security advisory versioning, refer to K51812227:
Understanding Security Advisory versioning.

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|                   |      |Versions  |Fixes     |          |CVSSv3|Vulnerable|
|Product            |Branch|known to  |introduced|Severity  |score^|component |
|                   |      |be        |in        |          |1     |or feature|
|                   |      |vulnerable|          |          |      |          |
|-------------------+------+----------+----------+----------+------+----------|
|                   |14.x  |14.0.0    |14.0.0.3  |          |      |          |
|BIG-IP (LTM, AAM,  |------+----------+----------|          |      |          |
|AFM, Analytics,    |13.x  |13.0.0 -  |13.1.0.8  |          |      |          |
|APM, ASM, DNS, Edge|      |13.1.0    |          |          |      |dhclient  |
|Gateway, GTM, Link |------+----------+----------|High      |7.5   |(DHCP on  |
|Controller, PEM,   |12.x  |12.1.0 -  |12.1.3.6  |          |      |the MGMT  |
|WebAccelerator,    |      |12.1.3    |          |          |      |interface)|
|WebSafe)           |------+----------+----------|          |      |          |
|                   |11.x  |11.2.1 -  |None      |          |      |          |
|                   |      |11.6.3    |          |          |      |          |
|-------------------+------+----------+----------+----------+------+----------|
|                   |      |          |          |          |      |dhclient  |
|Enterprise Manager |3.x   |3.1.1     |None      |High      |7.5   |(DHCP on  |
|                   |      |          |          |          |      |the MGMT  |
|                   |      |          |          |          |      |interface)|
|-------------------+------+----------+----------+----------+------+----------|
|                   |6.x   |6.0.0     |6.0.1     |          |      |          |
|                   |------+----------+----------|          |      |          |
|BIG-IQ Centralized |5.x   |5.0.0 -   |None      |High      |7.5   |None      |
|Management         |      |5.4.0     |          |          |      |          |
|                   |------+----------+----------|          |      |          |
|                   |4.x   |4.6.0     |None      |          |      |          |
|-------------------+------+----------+----------+----------+------+----------|
|                   |      |          |          |          |      |dhclient  |
|BIG-IQ Cloud and   |1.x   |1.0.0     |None      |High      |7.5   |(DHCP on  |
|Orchestration      |      |          |          |          |      |the MGMT  |
|                   |      |          |          |          |      |interface)|
|-------------------+------+----------+----------+----------+------+----------|
|                   |      |          |          |          |      |dhclient  |
|F5 iWorkflow       |2.x   |2.0.1 -   |None      |High      |7.5   |(DHCP on  |
|                   |      |2.3.0     |          |          |      |the MGMT  |
|                   |      |          |          |          |      |interface)|
|-------------------+------+----------+----------+----------+------+----------|
|LineRate           |2.x   |None      |Not       |Not       |None  |None      |
|                   |      |          |applicable|vulnerable|      |          |
|-------------------+------+----------+----------+----------+------+----------|
|                   |5.x   |None      |Not       |          |      |          |
|                   |      |          |applicable|Not       |      |          |
|Traffix SDC        |------+----------+----------|vulnerable|None  |None      |
|                   |4.x   |None      |Not       |          |      |          |
|                   |      |          |applicable|          |      |          |
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Security Advisory Recommended Actions

If you are running a version listed in the Versions known to be vulnerable
column, you can eliminate this vulnerability by upgrading to a version listed
in the Fixes introduced in column. If the table lists only an older version
than what you are currently running, or does not list a non-vulnerable
version, then no upgrade candidate currently exists.

Mitigation

None

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