Threat Encyclopedia

FortiOS.SSL-VPN.Heap.Buffer.Overflow

description-logoDescription

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit an heap-based buffer overflow vulnerability in FortiOS.
The vulnerability is due to an error in sslvpnd when handling requests which may allow a remote unauthenticated attacker to execute arbitrary code or commands via specifically crafted requests.

affected-products-logoAffected Products

FortiOS version 7.2.0 through 7.2.2
FortiOS version 7.0.0 through 7.0.8
FortiOS version 6.4.0 through 6.4.10
FortiOS version 6.2.0 through 6.2.11
FortiOS version 6.0.0 through 6.0.15
FortiOS version 5.6.0 through 5.6.14
FortiOS version 5.4.0 through 5.4.13
FortiOS version 5.2.0 through 5.2.15
FortiOS version 5.0.0 through 5.0.14
FortiOS-6K7K version 7.0.0 through 7.0.7
FortiOS-6K7K version 6.4.0 through 6.4.9
FortiOS-6K7K version 6.2.0 through 6.2.11
FortiOS-6K7K version 6.0.0 through 6.0.14

Impact logoImpact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

recomended-action-logoRecommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://www.fortiguard.com/psirt/FG-IR-22-398

CVE References

CVE-2022-42475