PSIRT Advisory

FortiOS reveals platform information without authentication

Summary

An information exposure vulnerability in FortiOS WEB UI may allow an unauthenticated attacker to gain platform information such as version, via parsing a JavaScript file.

Impact

Information Disclosure

Affected Products

FortiOS 6.2.3, 6.2.0 and below

Solutions

Upgrade to FortiOS 6.2.1, 6.2.2, 6.2.4 or above


Revision History:
2019-08-08 Initial Version
2020-06-01 Issue reintroduced on 6.2.3 and addressed in 6.2.4 and 6.4.0

Acknowledgement

Fortinet is pleased to thank Alp Hisim of Biznet Bilisim (www.biznet.com.tr) and an independent research team Denis Kolegov, Maxim Gorbunov, Nikita Oleksov and Anton Nikolaev for reporting this vulnerability under responsible disclosure.