Critical Patch Delay CVE-2023-27997: Over 4.6K Vulnerable FortiGate Firewalls

The delay in applying patches for the FortiGate firewall's remote code execution (RCE) vulnerability, CVE-2023-27997, which was announced on June 12, 2023, has reached a critical stage. CVE-2023-27997 is a heap-based buffer overflow vulnerability affecting SSL-VPN enabled devices. This RCE vulnerability enables the remote execution of code through an SSL-VPN interface exposed on the web. With [...]