CVE-2021-3057

Description

A stack-based buffer overflow vulnerability exists in the Palo Alto Networks GlobalProtect app that enables a man-in-the-middle attacker to disrupt system processes and potentially execute arbitrary code with SYSTEM privileges. This issue impacts: GlobalProtect app 5.1 versions earlier than GlobalProtect app 5.1.9 on Windows; GlobalProtect app 5.2 versions earlier than GlobalProtect app 5.2.8 on Windows; GlobalProtect app 5.2 versions earlier than GlobalProtect app 5.2.8 on the Universal Windows Platform; GlobalProtect app 5.3 versions earlier than GlobalProtect app 5.3.1 on Linux.

References

Vendor Advisory

CvssV3 impact

Version

3.1

VectorString

CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

AttackVector

NETWORK

AttackComplexity

HIGH

PrivilegesRequired

NONE

UserInteraction

NONE

Scope

UNCHANGED

ConfidentialityImpact

HIGH

IntegrityImpact

HIGH

AvailabilityImpact

HIGH

BaseScore

8.1

BaseSeverity

HIGH

CvssV2 impact

AccessComplexity

MEDIUM

ConfidentialityImpact

COMPLETE

AvailabilityImpact

COMPLETE

IntegrityImpact

COMPLETE

BaseScore

9.3

VectorString

AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Version

2.0

AccessVector

NETWORK

Authentication

NONE