Juniper Junos GNU libc glob Remote DoS (JSA10598)

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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 due to a
flaw in the glob implementation in libc. An authenticated, remote
attacker can exploit this, via a crafted glob expression that does not
match any pathnames, to cause a denial of service condition through
consumption of CPU and memory resources.

See also :

https://kb.juniper.net/InfoCenter/index?page=content&id=JSA10598

Solution :

Apply the relevant Junos software release referenced in Juniper
advisory JSA10598.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.9
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Junos Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 70481 ()

Bugtraq ID: 43819

CVE ID: CVE-2010-2632

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