Juniper Junos BGP Multiple Remote DoS (PSN-2012-01-475)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote router has multiple denial of service vulnerabilities.

Description :

According to its self-reported version number, the version of Junos
running on the remote host has multiple denial of service
vulnerabilities. Either of the following issues could result in an
rpd crash :

- Receipt of a malformed non-transitive BGP PATH attribute

- An established session disconnecting before BGP could
send the first keepalive message

A remote attacker could exploit this to crash the rpd service.

See also :

Solution :

Apply the relevant Junos upgrade referenced in Juniper advisory

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3

Family: Junos Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 57639 ()

Bugtraq ID:


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