SOL16686 - Point-to-Point Protocol (PPP) vulnerability CVE-2015-3310

2015-05-26T00:00:00
ID SOL16686
Type f5
Reporter f5
Modified 2016-07-25T00:00:00

Description

Vulnerability Recommended Actions

If the previous table lists a version in the Versions known to be not vulnerable column, you can eliminate this vulnerability by upgrading to the listed version. If the listed version is older than the version you are currently running, or if the table does not list any version in the column, then no upgrade candidate currently exists.

To mitigate this vulnerability, you can configure the ARX to use Active Directory or Local authentication. For information, refer to the Configuring Management Access chapter of the ARX CLI Network-Management guide.

Impact of action: The impact of the suggested workaround depends on the specific environment. F5 recommends that you test any such changes during a maintenance window with consideration to the possible impact on your specific environment.

Supplemental Information

  • SOL9970: Subscribing to email notifications regarding F5 products
  • SOL4602: Overview of the F5 security vulnerability response policy
  • SOL9957: Creating a custom RSS feed to view new and updated documents
  • SOL4918: Overview of the F5 critical issue hotfix policy
  • SOL167: Downloading software and firmware from F5
  • SOL12766: ARX hotfix matrix