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CVE-2017-6168 Detail

Current Description

On BIG-IP versions 11.6.0-11.6.2 (fixed in 11.6.2 HF1), 12.0.0-12.1.2 HF1 (fixed in 12.1.2 HF2), or 13.0.0-13.0.0 HF2 (fixed in 13.0.0 HF3) a virtual server configured with a Client SSL profile may be vulnerable to an Adaptive Chosen Ciphertext attack (AKA Bleichenbacher attack) against RSA, which when exploited, may result in plaintext recovery of encrypted messages and/or a Man-in-the-middle (MiTM) attack, despite the attacker not having gained access to the server's private key itself, aka a ROBOT attack.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.4 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/101901 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1039839 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://robotattack.org/ Technical Description Third Party Advisory
https://support.f5.com/csp/article/K21905460 Issue Tracking Mitigation Vendor Advisory
https://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/144389 Third Party Advisory US Government Resource

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-203 Information Exposure Through Discrepancy NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_ltm:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
11.6.0
Up to (including)
11.6.2
 cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_ltm:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
12.0.0
Up to (including)
12.1.2
 cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_ltm:13.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_aam:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
11.6.0
Up to (including)
11.6.2
 cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_aam:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
12.0.0
Up to (including)
12.1.2
 cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_aam:13.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_afm:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
11.6.0
Up to (including)
11.6.2
 cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_afm:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
12.0.0
Up to (including)
12.1.2
 cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_afm:13.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 4 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_analytics:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
11.6.0
Up to (including)
11.6.2
 cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_analytics:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
12.0.0
Up to (including)
12.1.2
 cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_analytics:13.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 5 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_apm:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
11.6.0
Up to (including)
11.6.2
 cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_apm:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
12.0.0
Up to (including)
12.1.2
 cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_apm:13.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 6 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_asm:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
11.6.0
Up to (including)
11.6.2
 cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_asm:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
12.0.0
Up to (including)
12.1.2
 cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_asm:13.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 7 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_link_controller:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
11.6.0
Up to (including)
11.6.2
 cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_link_controller:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
12.0.0
Up to (including)
12.1.2
 cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_link_controller:13.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 8 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_pem:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
11.6.0
Up to (including)
11.6.2
 cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_pem:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
12.0.0
Up to (including)
12.1.2
 cpe:2.3:a:f5:big-ip_pem:13.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 9 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:f5:websafe:11.6.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
 cpe:2.3:a:f5:websafe:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
12.0.0
Up to (including)
12.1.2
 cpe:2.3:a:f5:websafe:13.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-6168
NVD Published Date:
11/17/2017
NVD Last Modified:
10/02/2019