Juniper Junos Firewall Bypass DoS (PSN-2013-04-912)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.

Description :

According to its self-reported version number, the remote Junos device
has a denial of service vulnerability. It is possible to bypass the
firewall to create sessions for connections that should not be allowed
by policy. A remote, untrusted attacker could exploit this to exhaust
session resources, resulting in a denial of service.

See also :

Solution :

Apply the relevant Junos upgrade referenced in Juniper advisory

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.4
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.7
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Junos Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 66510 ()

Bugtraq ID: 60012


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