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vulnerability alert CVE-2017-15943

PAN-OS: external XML entity injection

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can transmit malicious XML data to PAN-OS, in order to read a file, scan sites, or trigger a denial of service.
Impacted products: Palo Alto Firewall PA***, PAN-OS.
Severity: 2/4.
Creation date: 07/12/2017.
Identifiers: CVE-2017-15943, PAN-SA-2017-0026, VIGILANCE-VUL-24691.

Description of the vulnerability

XML data can contain external entities (DTD): <!ENTITY name SYSTEM "file"> ...
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