CVSS 3.1 Score 9.8 of 10 (high)


Published May 5, 2022
Updated: Nov 2, 2023
CWE ID 306


CVE-2022-1388 is a vulnerability that affects F5 BIG-IP versions 16.1.x, 15.1.x, 14.1.x, 13.1.x, and all 12.1.x and 11.6.x versions. It allows undisclosed requests to bypass iControl REST authentication. The vulnerability has a CVSS base score of 9.8, indicating a critical severity level. There is no user interaction or privileges required to exploit this vulnerability, and it can be exploited remotely over a network. The impact includes high integrity and confidentiality risks, with potential remote code execution capabilities. To remediate this vulnerability, organizations should update their F5 BIG-IP software to versions,,, or apply the appropriate patches provided by the vendor.

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