CVE-2012-6601 Command Injection Vulnerability
A vulnerability exists whereby an unauthenticated user can execute arbitrary code as root on the device. (Ref #36983)
This vulnerability can result in arbitrary command execution, and can result in total compromise of the device.
This issue affects PAN-OS 4.1.3 and earlier; PAN-OS 4.0.9 and earlier; PAN-OS 3.1.11 and earlier.
|PAN-OS 4.1||<= 4.1.3||>= 4.1.4|
|PAN-OS 4.0||<= 4.0.9||>= 4.0.10|
|PAN-OS 3.1||<= 3.1.11||>= 3.1.12|
CVSSv3.1 Base Score:8.4 (CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H)
PAN-OS 4.1.4 and later; PAN-OS 4.0.10 and later; PAN-OS 3.1.12 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.