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computer vulnerability note CVE-2018-5500

F5 BIG-IP: memory leak via Multipath TCP

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can create a memory leak via Multipath TCP of F5 BIG-IP, in order to trigger a denial of service.
Impacted systems: BIG-IP Hardware, TMOS.
Severity of this alert: 2/4.
Consequences of an intrusion: denial of service on server, denial of service on service.
Pirate's origin: internet client.
Creation date: 01/03/2018.
Références of this alert: CERTFR-2018-AVI-108, CVE-2018-5500, K33211839, VIGILANCE-VUL-25409.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can create a memory leak via Multipath TCP of F5 BIG-IP, in order to trigger a denial of service.
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