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CVE-2019-17437 Detail

Current Description

An improper authentication check in Palo Alto Networks PAN-OS may allow an authenticated low privileged non-superuser custom role user to elevate privileges and become superuser. This issue affects PAN-OS 7.1 versions prior to 7.1.25; 8.0 versions prior to 8.0.20; 8.1 versions prior to 8.1.11; 9.0 versions prior to 9.0.5. PAN-OS version 7.0 and prior EOL versions have not been evaluated for this issue.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score matches with CNA score
CNA:  Palo Alto Networks, Inc.
Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
https://securityadvisories.paloaltonetworks.com/Home/Detail/159 Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-287 Improper Authentication NIST  
CWE-280 Improper Handling of Insufficient Permissions or Privileges Palo Alto Networks, Inc.  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:paloaltonetworks:pan-os:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
7.1.0
Up to (excluding)
7.1.25
 cpe:2.3:o:paloaltonetworks:pan-os:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
8.0.0
Up to (excluding)
8.0.20
 cpe:2.3:o:paloaltonetworks:pan-os:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
8.1.0
Up to (excluding)
8.1.11
 cpe:2.3:o:paloaltonetworks:pan-os:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
9.0.0
Up to (excluding)
9.0.5


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-17437
NVD Published Date:
12/05/2019
NVD Last Modified:
12/13/2019