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Vulnerability of PAN-OS: four vulnerabilities

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can use several vulnerabilities of PAN-OS.
Vulnerable software: Palo Alto Firewall PA***, PAN-OS.
Severity of this announce: 3/4.
Number of vulnerabilities in this bulletin: 4.
Creation date: 18/11/2016.
Références of this computer vulnerability: 908, 912, 913, CVE-2016-6210, CVE-2016-9149, CVE-2016-9150, CVE-2016-9151, PAN-SA-2016-0034, PAN-SA-2016-0035, PAN-SA-2016-0036, PAN-SA-2016-0037, VIGILANCE-VUL-21157.

Description of the vulnerability 

Several vulnerabilities were announced in PAN-OS.

An attacker can bypass security features via Environment Variables, in order to escalate his privileges. [severity:2/4; 912, 913, CVE-2016-9151, PAN-SA-2016-0034]

An attacker can generate a buffer overflow via Web Management Server, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code. [severity:3/4; 908, CVE-2016-9150, PAN-SA-2016-0035]

An attacker can use a long password on OpenSSH, in order to detect if a login name is valid (VIGILANCE-VUL-20133). [severity:1/4; CVE-2016-6210, PAN-SA-2016-0036]

An attacker can bypass security features via XPath, in order to escalate his privileges. [severity:2/4; CVE-2016-9149, PAN-SA-2016-0037]
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This cybersecurity bulletin impacts software or systems such as Palo Alto Firewall PA***, PAN-OS.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this cybersecurity weakness is important.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of intranet client.

This bulletin is about 4 vulnerabilities.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this computer vulnerability bulletin.

Solutions for this threat 

PAN-OS: versions 5.0.20, 5.1.13, 6.0.15, 6.1.15, 7.0.11 and 7.1.6.
Versions 5.0.20, 5.1.13, 6.0.15, 6.1.15, 7.0.11 and 7.1.6 are fixed:
  https://www.paloaltonetworks.com/
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