|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 low risk vulnerability.
CWE-285 - Improper Authorization
Exploit availability: NoDescription
The vulnerability allows a remote user to perform unauthorized actions.
The vulnerability exists due to improper authorization within the within the REST API. A remote user with guest privileges can upload and overwrite a limited set of files on BIG-IP Advanced WAF and ASM systems.Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.Vulnerable software versions
BIG-IP Advanced WAF: 14.1.0 - 16.0.1
BIG-IP ASM: 14.1.0 - 16.0.1
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote authenticated user via the Internet.
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?
No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.