Juniper Junos PIM DoS (PSN-2012-07-648)

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

Synopsis :

The remote router has a denial of service vulnerability.

Description :

According to its self-reported version number, the remote router has
a denial of service vulnerability. Sending a specially crafted
broadcast storm of corrupt packets to the data multicast distribution
tree port of a Junos router can cause the rpd daemon to hang. Only
routers with PIM enabled in a Rosen MVPN configuration are affected.

See also :

Solution :

Apply the relevant Junos upgrade referenced in Juniper advisory

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.0
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Junos Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 59992 ()

Bugtraq ID:


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