Origin validation error in BIG-IP APM

Published: 2022-01-20
Risk Low
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2022-23032
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
Hardware solutions / Security hardware applicances

BIG-IP APM Clients
Hardware solutions / Security hardware applicances

Vendor F5 Networks, Inc.

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one low risk vulnerability.

1) Origin validation error

EUVDB-ID: #VU59886

Risk: Low

CVSSv3.1: 2.7 [CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N/E:U/RL:O/RC:C]

CVE-ID: CVE-2022-23032

CWE-ID: CWE-346 - Origin Validation Error

Exploit availability: No


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to compromise the target system.

The vulnerability exists due to origin validation error when proxy settings are configured in the network access resource of a BIG-IP APM system. A remote attacker can exfiltrate proxy configuration details.


Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

BIG-IP APM: 11.6.1 - 16.1.2

BIG-IP APM Clients: 7.1.6 -

CPE2.3 External links


Q & A

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.