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Test ID:1.3.6.1.4.1.25623.1.0.105868
Category:F5 Local Security Checks
Title:F5 BIG-IP - BIG-IP APM access logs vulnerability CVE-2016-1497
Summary:A vulnerability in the BIG-IP Configuration utility can be used by an unauthorized BIG-IP administrative user to gain unauthorized access to the Access Policy Manager (APM);access logs. This vulnerability requires valid user account credentials and access to the Configuration utility. This flaw exists when APM is configured, and exposes session details within the access logs. If;the BIG-IP APM system is not in use, the vulnerability still exists. However, there is no data stored in the log files in question when the BIG-IP APM system is not actively in use.
Description:Summary:
A vulnerability in the BIG-IP Configuration utility can be used by an unauthorized BIG-IP administrative user to gain unauthorized access to the Access Policy Manager (APM)
access logs. This vulnerability requires valid user account credentials and access to the Configuration utility. This flaw exists when APM is configured, and exposes session details within the access logs. If
the BIG-IP APM system is not in use, the vulnerability still exists. However, there is no data stored in the log files in question when the BIG-IP APM system is not actively in use.

Solution:
See the referenced vendor advisory for a solution.

CVSS Score:
4.0

CVSS Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:N/A:N

Cross-Ref: Common Vulnerability Exposure (CVE) ID: CVE-2016-1497
BugTraq ID: 92671
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/92671
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1036631
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