BSA-2016-198

Brocade Security Advisory ID

BSA-2016-198

Initial Publication Date

12/14/2016

Last Updated

12/14/2016

Revision

1.0: Final

Risk Impact

High

Workaround

N/A

Component

curl/libcurl

Affected CVE

CVE-2016-5421

CVSS Score

9.8

Summary

Use-after-free vulnerability in libcurl before 7.50.1 allows attackers to control which connection is used or possibly have unspecified other impact via unknown vectors.

Affected Products
Product Current Assessment
Brocade 5600 vRouter Impacted: Fixed in 5.2R1.
Brocade Virtual Traffic Manager Impacted: Fixed in 9.9r2, 10.4r1, and 11.1.
Products Confirmed Not Vulnerable

Brocade FastIron, Brocade NetIron, Brocade Network Advisor, Brocade SDN Controller, Brocade ServerIron ADX, Brocade SLX-OS, Brocade Virtual ADX, and Brocade Virtual Web Application Firewall.

Solution

Brocade has fixed the vulnerability described in this advisory. The patch releases have been posted to the MyBrocade web portal. Brocade strongly recommends that all customers running the impacted version(s) install the patch.

Workaround

There are no workarounds that address this vulnerability.


Revision History

Version Change Date
1.0 Initial Publication December 14, 2016

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