Juniper Junos SRX Series PIM DoS (JSA10573)

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2017 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 Juniper
Junos device is affected by a denial of service vulnerability when
Protocol-Independent Multicast (PIM) is enabled. An attacker, using
specially crafted PIM packets subject to NAT, can cause the Flow
Daemon (flowd) to crash. Repeated flowd crashes can result in a
sustained denial of service against SRX series devices.

See also :

https://kb.juniper.net/InfoCenter/index?page=content&id=JSA10573

Solution :

Apply the relevant Junos software release referenced in Juniper
advisory JSA10573.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.8
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Junos Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 68906 ()

Bugtraq ID: 61127

CVE ID: CVE-2013-4684

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