CVE-2012-6597 Management Server DOS Vulnerability
An issue exists whereby the management server of the device can be crashed when an authenticated users sends a specially crafted command via the command line interface. (Ref #35254)
This issue results in the unavailability of the management server of the device. The attacker must be an authenticated user of the device.
This issue affects PAN-OS 4.0.8 and earlier; PAN-OS 3.1.10 and earlier.
|PAN-OS 4.0||<= 4.0.8||>= 4.0.9|
|PAN-OS 3.1||<= 3.1.10||>= 3.1.11|
CVSSv3.1 Base Score:5.5 (CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H)
PAN-OS 4.0.9 and later; PAN-OS 3.1.11 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.