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CVE-2016-1909 Detail

Current Description

Fortinet FortiAnalyzer before 5.0.12 and 5.2.x before 5.2.5; FortiSwitch 3.3.x before 3.3.3; FortiCache 3.0.x before 3.0.8; and FortiOS 4.1.x before 4.1.11, 4.2.x before 4.2.16, 4.3.x before 4.3.17 and 5.0.x before 5.0.8 have a hardcoded passphrase for the Fortimanager_Access account, which allows remote attackers to obtain administrative access via an SSH session.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 9.8 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://blog.fortinet.com/post/brief-statement-regarding-issues-found-with-fortios
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/135225/FortiGate-OS-5.0.7-SSH-Backdoor.html Exploit
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2016/Jan/26 Exploit
http://www.fortiguard.com/advisory/multiple-products-ssh-undocumented-login-vulnerability
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1034663
https://twitter.com/esizkur/status/686842135501508608
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/39224/ Exploit

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-264 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:fortinet:fortios:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
4.3.16
 cpe:2.3:o:fortinet:fortios:5.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:fortinet:fortios:5.0.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:fortinet:fortios:5.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:fortinet:fortios:5.0.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:fortinet:fortios:5.0.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:fortinet:fortios:5.0.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:fortinet:fortios:5.0.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:fortinet:fortios:5.0.6:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:fortinet:fortios:5.0.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-1909
NVD Published Date:
01/15/2016
NVD Last Modified:
07/15/2016