Palo Alto PAN-OS PAN-SA-2015-0005

Published: 2015-08-20 09:43:06

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Summary:
Devices running PAN-OS 7.0.0 (including Panorama) that are configured to use LDAP for captive portal or device management authentication do not properly perform authentication against the LDAP server in specific cases, leading to an authentication bypass. There is no issue if you are using Radius or local authentication instead of LDAP or prior versions of PAN-OS. This does not affect authentication attempts from GlobalProtect clients either.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.

Recommendations:
Update to PAN-OS 7.0.1

Impact:
This vulnerability can lead to authentication bypass for captive portal or device management login attempts.

Affected Versions:
PAN-OS 7.0.0

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Detection Type:
Linux Distribution Package

References:

https://securityadvisories.paloaltonetworks.com/Home/Detail/32

Severity
High
CVSS Score
10.0
Published
2015-08-20
Modified
2018-10-26
Category
Palo Alto PAN-OS Local Security Checks

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