|Number of vulnerabilities||1|
|Exploitation vector||Local network|
Hardware solutions / Firmware
BIG-IQ Centralized Management
Server applications / Remote management servers, RDP, SSH
Client/Desktop applications / Other client software
|Vendor||F5 Networks, Inc.|
This security bulletin contains one low risk vulnerability.
Exploit availability: NoDescription
The vulnerability allows a local user to perform denial of service (DoS) attack.
The vulnerability exists due to a boundary error in the mechanism responsible for error handling on some Intel platforms. A local user of a guest operating system can use a specially crafted application to trigger memory corruption and cause the host system to stop responding.
Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may result in a denial of service (DoS) attack.
Below is the list of processor families that are affected by this vulnerability:
This issue impacts all BIG-IP platforms using the following Intel processor families:
BIG-IP: 15.0.0 - 15.0.1
BIG-IQ Centralized Management: 7.0.0
Enterprise Manager: 3.1.1
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?