The Vigil@nce team watches public vulnerabilities impacting your computers, and then offers security solutions, a database and tools to fix them.

vulnerability announce CVE-2019-6617

F5 BIG-IP: privilege escalation via SFTP

Synthesis of the vulnerability

A privileged attacker can bypass restrictions via SFTP of F5 BIG-IP, in order to escalate his privileges.
Impacted software: BIG-IP Hardware, TMOS.
Severity of this computer vulnerability: 1/4.
Consequences of an attack: administrator access/rights, privileged access/rights.
Attacker's origin: privileged account.
Creation date: 02/05/2019.
Références of this announce: CVE-2019-6617, K07702240, K24401914, K27400151, K38941195, K46524395, K47527163, K82814400, K87659521, K94563344, VIGILANCE-VUL-29212.

Description of the vulnerability

A privileged attacker can bypass restrictions via SFTP of F5 BIG-IP, in order to escalate his privileges.
Full Vigil@nce bulletin... (Free trial)

Computer vulnerabilities tracking service

Vigil@nce provides a computer vulnerability bulletin. The Vigil@nce security watch publishes vulnerability bulletins about threats impacting the information system. The Vigil@nce vulnerability database contains several thousand vulnerabilities. The technology watch team tracks security threats targeting the computer system.