This security advisory describes one medium risk vulnerability.
Exploit availability: NoDescription
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform a denial of service (DoS) attack.
The vulnerability exists due to insufficient validation of user-supplied input within the Traffic Management Microkernel (TMM). A remote attacker can send specially crafted traffic to the system and cause it to restart.
The vulnerability affects only listed BIG-IP engineering hotfixes.
To solve the issue, remove the listed hotfix or contact your vendor for technical support.
BIG-IP: Hotfix-BIGIP-22.214.171.124.74.291-HF2, Hotfix-BIGIP-126.96.36.199.0.97.6-ENG, Hotfix-BIGIP-188.8.131.52.0.83.4-ENGCPE
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?
No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.