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Category:   Device (Router/Bridge/Hub)  >   F5 BIG-IP Vendors:   F5 Networks
F5 BIG-IP ICMP Memory Leak Lets Remote Users Deny Service
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1033334
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1033334
CVE Reference:   CVE-2015-5058   (Links to External Site)
Updated:  Aug 25 2015
Original Entry Date:  Aug 20 2015
Impact:   Denial of service via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  

Description:   A vulnerability was reported in F5 BIG-IP. A remote user can cause denial of service conditions on the target system.

A remote user can trigger a memory leak in the processing of ICMP packets to consume excessive memory resources on the target system.

The vendor has assigned ID 511651 to this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote user can consume excessive memory resources on the target system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix.

A patch matrix is available in the vendor's advisory.

The vendor's advisory is available at:

https://support.f5.com/kb/en-us/solutions/public/17000/000/sol17047.html

Vendor URL:  support.f5.com/kb/en-us/solutions/public/17000/000/sol17047.html (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Resource error

Message History:   None.


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