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Vulnerability of FortiAnalyzer, FortiManager: privilege escalation via SSH Port Forwarding

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via SSH Port Forwarding of FortiAnalyzer / FortiManager, in order to escalate his privileges.
Impacted products: FortiAnalyzer, FortiAnalyzer Virtual Appliance, FortiManager, FortiManager Virtual Appliance.
Severity of this bulletin: 1/4.
Creation date: 30/06/2020.
Références of this threat: CERTFR-2020-AVI-395, CVE-2004-1653, FG-IR-19-292, VIGILANCE-VUL-32649.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via SSH Port Forwarding of FortiAnalyzer / FortiManager, in order to escalate his privileges.
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This computer vulnerability bulletin impacts software or systems such as FortiAnalyzer, FortiAnalyzer Virtual Appliance, FortiManager, FortiManager Virtual Appliance.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this vulnerability bulletin is low.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of privileged account.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this threat note.

Solutions for this threat 

FortiAnalyzer, FortiManager: solution for SSH Port Forwarding.
The solution is indicated in information sources.
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