Brocade Security Advisory

Brocade Security Advisory ID:

BSA-2016-198

 

Risk Impact:

High

Initial Publication Date:

December 14, 2016

 

Workaround:

N/A

Last Updated:

December 14, 2016

 

Component:

curl/libcurl

Revision:

1.0: Final

 

CVSS Score:

9.8

 

Affected CVE(s):

CVE-2016-5421

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Disclaimer

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