*While the vulnerable software components exist, they are not used in a way that exposes this vulnerability. There are no remote access vectors for this issue and no data plane exposure on F5 products; this vulnerability is considered low severity.
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.
F5 recommends you only permit management access to F5 products over a secure network and limit shell access to trusted users. For more information, refer to SOL13309: Restricting access to the Configuration utility by source IP address (11.x) and SOL13092: Overview of securing access to the BIG-IP system.