Palo Alto Networks PAN-OS 8.1.x < 8.1.25 / 9.0.x < 9.0.17 / 9.1.x < 9.1.16 / 10.0.x < 10.0.7 Vulnerability

medium Nessus Plugin ID 175374


The remote PAN-OS host is affected by a vulnerability


The version of Palo Alto Networks PAN-OS running on the remote host is 8.1.x prior to 8.1.25 or 9.0.x prior to 9.0.17 or 9.1.x prior to 9.1.16 or 10.0.x prior to 10.0.7. It is, therefore, affected by a vulnerability.

- A cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in Palo Alto Networks PAN-OS software on Panorama appliances enables an authenticated read-write administrator to store a JavaScript payload in the web interface that will execute in the context of another administrator's browser when viewed. (CVE-2023-0007)

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


Upgrade to PAN-OS 8.1.25 / 9.0.17 / 9.1.16 / 10.0.7 or later

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 175374

File Name: palo_alto_CVE-2023-0007.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: combined

Published: 5/10/2023

Updated: 4/11/2024

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.0


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.7

Temporal Score: 3.5

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2023-0007


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.8

Temporal Score: 4.2

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

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, Host/Palo_Alto/Firewall/Source

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 5/10/2023

Vulnerability Publication Date: 5/10/2023

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2023-0007

CWE: 80

IAVA: 2023-A-0254-S