Juniper Junos snmpd SNMP Packet Handling RCE (JSA10793)

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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 remote code execution
vulnerability in the snmpd daemon due to improper handling of SNMP
packets. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this, via a
specially crafted SNMP packet, to cause a denial of service condition
or the execution of arbitrary code..

See also :

https://kb.juniper.net/InfoCenter/index?page=content&id=JSA10793

Solution :

Upgrade to the relevant Junos software release referenced in Juniper
security advisory JSA10793. Alternatively, as a workaround, disable
the SNMP service.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)

Family: Junos Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 102706 ()

Bugtraq ID: 99567

CVE ID: CVE-2017-2345

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