#VU58108 OS Command Injection


Published: 2021-11-11

Vulnerability identifier: #VU58108

Vulnerability risk: Medium

CVSSv3.1:

CVE-ID: CVE-2021-3059

CWE-ID: CWE-78

Exploitation vector: Local network

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software:
Palo Alto PAN-OS
Operating systems & Components / Operating system

Vendor: Palo Alto Networks, Inc.

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary shell commands on the target system.

The vulnerability exists in the Palo Alto Networks PAN-OS management interface when performing dynamic updates. A remote attacker with ability to perform MitM (man-in-the-middle) attack can execute arbitrary OS commands on the system.

Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Palo Alto PAN-OS: 10.1.0 - 10.1.2, 10.0.0 - 10.0.7, 9.1 - 9.1.11, 9.0 - 9.0.14, 8.1 - 8.1.20


CPE

External links
http://security.paloaltonetworks.com/CVE-2021-3059


Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?


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