Palo Alto Networks PAN-OS 7.0.0 LDAP Authentication Bypass (PAN-SA-2015-0005)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 85535


The remote host is affected by an authentication security bypass vulnerability.


The remote host is running Palo Alto Networks PAN-OS version 7.0.0. It is, therefore, affected by an unspecified flaw in the LDAP authentication process. A remote attacker can exploit this to bypass authentication checks presented by the captive portal component or the device management interfaces.


Upgrade to Palo Alto Networks PAN-OS 7.0.1 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 85535

File Name: palo_alto_PAN-SA-2015-0005.nasl

Version: 1.6

Type: combined

Published: 2015/08/19

Modified: 2018/08/13

Dependencies: 72816

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

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

Vulnerability Information

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

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

Patch Publication Date: 2015/07/24

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/07/24