Juniper Junos GRE DoS (PSN-2013-04-917)

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. Specially crafted GRE packets
received on a multicast tunnel interface that are allowed to reach the
routing engine can cause the kernel to crash. An unauthenticated
attacker on the same subnet could exploit this to crash the host.

See also :

Solution :

Apply the relevant Junos upgrade referenced in Juniper advisory

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.1
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.5
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Junos Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 66515 ()

Bugtraq ID: 60016


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