Juniper Junos load factory-default Privilege Escalation (PSN-2012-07-646)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2015 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote device has a privilege escalation vulnerability.

Description :

According to its self-reported version number, the remote Junos device
has a privilege escalation vulnerability. When the 'load
factory-default' command fails in exclusive edit mode, the user is no
longer subject to any command or configuration restrictions.

See also :

Solution :

Apply the relevant Junos upgrade referenced in Juniper advisory

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.7
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Junos Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 59990 ()

Bugtraq ID:


Ready to Amp Up Your Nessus Experience?

Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more

Buy Nessus Professional Now