Juniper Junos ttymodem() DoS (PSN-2012-08-699)

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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. A timing issue in ttymodem() can
cause the Junos kernel to crash whenever the device is accessed remotely
(e.g., telnet, SSH).

See also :

Solution :

Apply the relevant Junos upgrade referenced in Juniper advisory

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.1

Family: Junos Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 62711 ()

Bugtraq ID:


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