Palo Alto Networks PAN-OS 7.1.x < 7.1.13 Management Interface Unspecified Remote DoS

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 105297


The remote PAN-OS host is affected by a Management Interface remote DoS vulnerability.


The version of Palo Alto Networks PAN-OS running on the remote host is 7.1.x prior to 7.1.13. It is, therefore, affected by a vulnerability that allow a non-authenticated third party to mount a Denial of Service attack against the management interface. Successful exploitation of this issue allows an attacker to render the PAN-OS management interface unavailable.


Upgrade to Palo Alto Networks PAN-OS version 7.1.13 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 105297

File Name: palo_alto_pan-os_7_1_13.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: combined

Published: 2017/12/15

Modified: 2018/08/01

Dependencies: 72816

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 5.7

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:paloaltonetworks:pan-os

Required KB Items: Host/Palo_Alto/Firewall/Version, Host/Palo_Alto/Firewall/Full_Version

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2017/12/05

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/12/05

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-15942

BID: 102075