Fortinet FortiGate 5.2.0 < 5.6.11 / 6.0.x < 6.0.5 XSS (FG-IR-19-034)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 129782
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Synopsis

The remote host is affected by a cross-site scripting vulnerability.

Description

The remote host is running a FortiOS version prior to 6.2.1. It is, therefore, affected by a cross-site scripting vulnerability. An unauthenticated attacker on the same subnet may be able perform a reflected cross-site scripting attack by injecting unsantized input into multiple parameters of the error page HTTP request.

Solution

Upgrade to Fortinet FortiOS version 6.2.1 or later.

See Also

https://fortiguard.com/psirt/FG-IR-19-034

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 129782

File Name: fortigate_FG-IR-19-034.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: local

Family: Firewalls

Published: 10/10/2019

Updated: 4/29/2021

Dependencies: fortinet_version.nbin

Configuration: Enable paranoid mode

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-5586

VPR

Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.3

Temporal Score: 3.2

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

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

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.1

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:fortinet:fortios

Required KB Items: Host/Fortigate/model, Host/Fortigate/version, Settings/ParanoidReport

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/24/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/24/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-5586, CVE-2019-5588

IAVA: 0001-A-0006-S