Vulnerability CVE-2018-5529


Published: 2018-07-12

Description:
The svpn component of the F5 BIG-IP APM client prior to version 7.1.7 for Linux and Mac OS X runs as a privileged process and can allow an unprivileged user to assume super-user privileges on the local client host. A malicious local unprivileged user may gain knowledge of sensitive information, manipulate certain data, or disrupt service.

Type:

CWE-264

(Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls)

Vendor: F5
Product: Big-ip access policy manager 
Version:
12.1.1
12.1.0
11.5.5
11.5.4
11.5.3
11.5.2
11.5.1

CVSS2 => (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
4.6/10
6.4/10
3.9/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Local
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Partial
Partial
Partial

 References:
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/104730
https://support.f5.com/csp/article/K52171282

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