Juniper Junos PIM Join Flood DoS (PSN-2013-01-808)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.

Description :

According to its self-reported version number, the remote Junos device
has a denial of service vulnerability. Receiving a large number of
specially crafted IPv4 or IPv6 PIM join messages in a Next-Generation
Multicast VPN (NGEN MVPN) environment can cause the routing daemon to

See also :

Solution :

Apply the relevant Junos upgrade referenced in Juniper advisory

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.3

Family: Junos Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 63520 ()

Bugtraq ID: