This security bulletin contains one high risk vulnerability.
Exploit availability: NoDescription
The vulnerability allows a remote user to gain unauthorized access to otherwise restricted functionality.
The vulnerability exists due to improper access restrictions. A remote user with access to GlobalProtect portals and gateways can connect to the EC2 instance metadata endpoint for VM-Series firewalls hosted on Amazon AWS.
Note, the vulnerability affects PAN-OS deployment on VM-Series.Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.Vulnerable software versions
Palo Alto PAN-OS: 8.1 - 10.0.7CPE2.3
Q & A
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?