Juniper Junos SRX Series flowd Remote DoS (JSA10611)

This script is Copyright (C) 2014-2017 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 SRX series device is affected by a denial of service
vulnerability in the flow daemon (flowd) when handling certain valid
HTTP protocol messages. A remote attacker can exploit this to crash
the device.

Note that this issue only affects devices configured as a Unified
Access Control (UAC) enforcer in a UAC network with Captive Portal
authentication enabled.

See also :

https://kb.juniper.net/InfoCenter/index?page=content&id=JSA10611

Solution :

Apply the relevant Junos software release or workaround referenced in
Juniper advisory JSA10611.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.8
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Junos Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 72000 ()

Bugtraq ID: 64769

CVE ID: CVE-2014-0618

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