Fortinet FortiOS 5.0.x < 5.0.4 Empty Device Group Firewall Bypass

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Synopsis :

The remote host is affected by a security bypass vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host is running a version of Fortinet FortiOS 5.0.x prior
to 5.0.4. It is, therefore, affected by a security bypass
vulnerability due to an unspecified flaw that that is triggered during
the handling of empty device groups. An unauthenticated, remote
attacker can exploit this to bypass the device-based firewall
policies.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?c1a60500

Solution :

Upgrade to Fortinet FortiOS 5.0.4 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Firewalls

Nessus Plugin ID: 85737 ()

Bugtraq ID:

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