Juniper Junos Protocol Daemon (RPD) BGP OPEN Message Handling DoS (JSA10779)

This script is Copyright (C) 2017 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

According to its self-reported version number and configuration, the
remote Juniper Junos device is affected by a denial of service
vulnerability in the routing protocol daemon (rpd) due to improper
handling of BGP OPEN messages. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can
exploit this, via a specially crafted BGP OPEN message, to repeatedly
crash and restart the rpd daemon.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to the relevant Junos software release referenced in Juniper
security advisory JSA10779.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8

Family: Junos Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 102700 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-2314

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