|Number of vulnerabilities||1|
BIG-IP Advanced WAF
Client/Desktop applications / Antivirus software/Personal firewalls
Hardware solutions / Security hardware applicances
|Vendor||F5 Networks, Inc.|
This security bulletin contains one medium risk vulnerability.
Exploit availability: NoDescription
The disclosed vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks.
The vulnerability exists due to insufficient sanitization of user-supplied data in the BIG-IP ASM DoS Profile properties page. A remote attacker can inject a malicious script into the BIG-IP Advanced WAF and ASM Configuration utility and execute arbitrary HTML and script code in user's browser in context of vulnerable website.
Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to steal potentially sensitive information, change appearance of the web page, perform phishing and drive-by-download attacks.Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.Vulnerable software versions
BIG-IP Advanced WAF: 12.1.0 - 16.0.1
BIG-IP ASM: 12.1.0 - 16.0.1
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.