PSIRT Advisories

Monthly PSIRT Advisories

The following is a list of advisories for issues resolved in Fortinet products. The resolution of such issues is coordinated by the Fortinet Product Security Incident Response Team (PSIRT), a dedicated, global team that manages the receipt, investigation, and public reporting of information about security vulnerabilities and issues related to Fortinet products and services.  

For details of how to raise a PSIRT Issue with Fortinet, please see our PSIRT Policy here.

When the "VPN before logon" feature of FortiClient Windows is enabled (disabled by default), and when the server certifica...

Dec 13, 2017 Severity light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo High IR Number: FG-IR-17-070 CVE-2017-7344
An old Infineon RSA library does not properly generate RSA key pairs, therefore enabling an attacker to potentially infer ...

Nov 03, 2017 Severity light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo High IR Number: FG-IR-17-249 CVE-2017-15361
A collection of Bluetooth implementation vulnerabilities known as "BlueBorne" has been released. These vulnerabilities col...

Nov 03, 2017 Severity light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo High IR Number: FG-IR-17-212 CVE-2017-1000251
A low privileged user may be able to execute arbitrary code by exploiting a FortiClientNamedPipe vulnerability.

FortiClientWindows 5.4.2, 5.4.1
Oct 31, 2017 Severity light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo High IR Number: FG-IR-16-095 CVE-2016-8493
Multiple Remote Code Execution (RCE) vulnerabilities (CVE-2017-12615, CVE-2017-12617) are affecting Apache Tomcat.

Oct 24, 2017 Severity light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo High IR Number: FG-IR-17-251 CVE-2017-12615
Several vulnerabilities affect the Wi-Fi Protected Access II (WPA2) protocol, potentially enabling Man-in-the-Middle (MitM...

Oct 16, 2017 Severity light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo High IR Number: FG-IR-17-196 CVE-2017-13082
The lack of input sanitisation for CLI command 'copy running-config' allows a user with 'admin' or 'superuser' privilege l...

Apr 12, 2017 Severity light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo High IR Number: FG-IR-17-097 CVE-2017-3134
The first run of the FortiClient SSLVPN script results in the subproc file becoming  suid & root owned binary. The issue l...

Apr 05, 2017 Severity light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo High IR Number: FG-IR-16-041 CVE-2016-8497
Of multiple vulnerabilities released affecting Linux kernels through 4.6.3, FortiOS was found vulnerable to the following ...

Apr 05, 2017 Severity light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo High IR Number: FG-IR-16-052 CVE-2016-3713
FortiManager does not properly validate TLS certificates when probing for devices to administer. This leads to potential p...

Feb 08, 2017 Severity light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo High IR Number: FG-IR-16-055 CVE-2016-8495
The pam.log file generated by FortiWLC contains authenticated users credentials (local admin and users authenticated again...

Sep 30, 2016 Severity light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo High IR Number: FG-IR-16-030 CVE-2016-7561
A vulnerability in FortiDDoS allows escalation of privilege via remote OS injection through crafted URLs sent to the GUI. ...

Sep 28, 2016 Severity light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo High IR Number: FG-IR-16-037
FortiGate firmware (FortiOS) released before Aug 2012 has a cookie parser buffer overflow vulnerability. This vulnerabilit...

Aug 17, 2016 Severity light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo High IR Number: FG-IR-16-023 CVE-2016-6909
During an upgrade to version 3.4.1, a FortiSwitch device may let an attacker log in the rest_admin account without a pass...

Jul 11, 2016 Severity light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo High IR Number: FG-IR-16-011 CVE-2016-4573
OpenSSL released a security advisory in July 2015 to announce a high severity vulnerability affecting any application that...

Jul 09, 2015 Severity light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo light-circle-logo High IR Number: FG-IR-15-015 CVE-2015-1793