Fortinet FortiOS Access Control (FG-IR-21-147)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 161659


The remote host is affected by a access control vulnerability.


An improper access control vulnerability in FortiOS versions 6.4.8 and prior and 7.0.3 and prior may allow an authenticated attacker with a restricted user profile to gather sensitive information and modify the SSL-VPN tunnel status of other VDOMs using specific CLI commands.

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


See vendor advisory.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 161659

File Name: fortios_FG-IR-21-147.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Family: Firewalls

Published: 5/30/2022

Updated: 2/23/2023

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 2.5


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.5

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2021-41032


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.4

Temporal Score: 4.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/o:fortinet:fortios

Required KB Items: Host/Fortigate/version

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/3/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/3/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2021-41032

IAVA: 2022-A-0221-S