Juniper Junos BGP UPDATE DoS (PSN-2012-10-733)

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote device has a denial of service vulnerability.

Description :

According to its self-reported version number, the remote Junos device
could crash when processing a BGP UPDATE message containing a
specially crafted flow specification NLRI. A remote attacker could
exploit this to cause a denial of service.

See also :

Solution :

Apply the relevant Junos upgrade referenced in Juniper advisory

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.3

Family: Junos Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 62713 ()

Bugtraq ID:


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