Juniper Junos J-Web Hash Collision DoS (PSN-2012-07-650)

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Synopsis :

The remote device has a denial of service vulnerability.

Description :

According to its self-reported version number, the remote Junos
device has a denial of service vulnerability in the J-Web component.
It is possible to send requests to the web server that result in hash
collisions, resulting in CPU consumption.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?6caa34c1

Solution :

Apply the relevant Junos upgrade referenced in Juniper advisory
PSN-2012-07-650.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.4
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Junos Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 59994 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID:

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