CVE-2020-2036

MEDIUM

Description

A reflected cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability exists in the PAN-OS management web interface. A remote attacker able to convince an administrator with an active authenticated session on the firewall management interface to click on a crafted link to that management web interface could potentially execute arbitrary JavaScript code in the administrator's browser and perform administrative actions. This issue impacts: PAN-OS 8.1 versions earlier than PAN-OS 8.1.16; PAN-OS 9.0 versions earlier than PAN-OS 9.0.9.

References

https://security.paloaltonetworks.com/CVE-2020-2036

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2020-09-09

Updated: 2020-09-15

Type: CWE-79

Risk Information

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 8.6

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 8.8

Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 2.8

Severity: HIGH

Tenable Plugins

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
140502Palo Alto Networks PAN-OS 8.1.x < 8.1.16 / 9.0.x < 9.0.9 XSSNessusPalo Alto Local Security Checks
medium