Palo Alto Networks Security Advisories / CVE-2021-41617

CVE-2021-41617 Informational: Impact of the OpenSSH Vulnerability CVE-2021-41617 on PAN-OS

Severity 0 · NONE
Attack Vector PHYSICAL
Attack Complexity HIGH
Privileges Required HIGH
User Interaction REQUIRED
Confidentiality Impact NONE
Integrity Impact NONE
Availability Impact NONE


The Palo Alto Networks Product Security Assurance team has evaluated the OpenSSH software CVE-2021-41617 vulnerability.

PAN-OS software does not utilize the ssh configuration options required to exploit this vulnerability. There are no scenarios that enable successful exploitation of the vulnerability in PAN-OS software. As a result, there is no known security impact for this vulnerability in PAN-OS software.

Product Status

PAN-OS Noneall

Severity: NONE

CVSSv3.1 Base Score: 0 (CVSS:3.1/AV:P/AC:H/PR:H/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:N)

Weakness Type

CWE-250 Execution with Unnecessary Privileges


No product updates are required for this vulnerability.

Workarounds and Mitigations


Initial publication
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