Threat Encyclopedia

F5.iControl.REST.Interface.Remote.Command.Execution

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Code Injection Vulnerability in F5 iControl REST interface.
The vulnerability is due to an insufficient input validation error when the vulnerable module handles a crafted HTTP request. A remote attacker could exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of target application, via a crafted HTTP request.

Affected Products

BIG-IP 16.0.0 - 16.0.1
BIG-IP 15.1.0 - 15.1.2
BIG-IP 14.1.0 - 14.1.3
BIG-IP 13.1.0 - 13.1.3
BIG-IP 12.1.0 - 12.1.5

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://support.f5.com/csp/article/K03009991

CVE References

CVE-2021-22986