CVE-2012-6592 Command Injection Vulnerability
Attack Vector NETWORK
Attack Complexity LOW
Confidentiality Impact HIGH
Privileges Required NONE
Integrity Impact HIGH
User Interaction NONE
Availability Impact HIGH
A vulnerability exists whereby an unauthenticated user can inject commands as root on the device. (Ref #31091)
This vulnerability can result in arbitrary command execution, and can result in total compromise of the device.
This issue affects PAN-OS 4.0.4 and earlier; PAN-OS 3.1.9 and earlier.
|PAN-OS 4.0||<= 4.0.4||>= 4.0.5|
|PAN-OS 3.1||<= 3.1.9||>= 3.1.10|
CVSSv3.1 Base Score:9.8 (CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H)
CWE-78 Improper Neutralization of Special Elements used in an OS Command ('OS Command Injection')
PAN-OS 4.0.5 and later; PAN-OS 3.1.10 and later.
Workarounds and Mitigations
This issue affects the management interface of the device. Security appliance management best practices dictate that the management interface be isolated and strictly limited only to security administration personnel.