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CVE-2017-14187 Detail

Current Description

A local privilege escalation and local code execution vulnerability in Fortinet FortiOS 5.6.0 to 5.6.2, 5.4.0 to 5.4.8, and 5.2 and below versions allows attacker to execute unauthorized binary program contained on an USB drive plugged into a FortiGate via linking the aforementioned binary program to a command that is allowed to be run by the fnsysctl CLI command.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 6.2 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:P/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/104312 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1040983 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://fortiguard.com/advisory/FG-IR-17-245 Mitigation Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-269 Improper Privilege Management NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:fortinet:fortios
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Up to (including)
5.2.0
 cpe:/o:fortinet:fortios
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From (including)
5.4.0
Up to (including)
5.4.8
 cpe:/o:fortinet:fortios
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From (including)
5.6.0
Up to (including)
5.6.2


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-14187
NVD Published Date:
05/24/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/02/2019