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cybersecurity weakness 28819

F5 BIG-IP: privilege escalation via Encrypted SMTP Commands

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can bypass restrictions via Encrypted SMTP Commands of F5 BIG-IP, in order to escalate his privileges.
Severity of this announce: 2/4.
Creation date: 22/03/2019.
Références of this computer vulnerability: K23284054, VIGILANCE-VUL-28819.
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Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can bypass restrictions via Encrypted SMTP Commands of F5 BIG-IP, in order to escalate his privileges.
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This security vulnerability impacts software or systems such as BIG-IP Hardware, TMOS.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this computer weakness bulletin is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of internet client.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this security note.

Solutions for this threat

F5 BIG-IP: fixed versions for Encrypted SMTP Commands.
Fixed versions are indicated in information sources.
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