CVE-2017-2340

MEDIUM
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Description

On Juniper Networks Junos OS 15.1 releases from 15.1R3 to 15.1R4, 16.1 prior to 16.1R3, on M/MX platforms where Enhanced Subscriber Management for DHCPv6 subscribers is configured, a vulnerability in processing IPv6 ND packets originating from subscribers and destined to M/MX series routers can result in a PFE (Packet Forwarding Engine) hang or crash.

References

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97607

http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1038254

https://kb.juniper.net/JSA10786

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2017-04-24

Updated: 2017-07-11

Type: CWE-20

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: MEDIUM

CVSS v3

Base Score: 5.3

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L

Impact Score: 1.4

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: MEDIUM

Tenable Plugins

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
99527Juniper Junos for M/MX Series Routers IPv6 Neighbor Discovery DoS (JSA10786)NessusJunos Local Security Checks
medium