Juniper Junos NTP Server Amplification Remote DoS (JSA10613)

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 device is affected by a vulnerability in the NTP daemon related
to the handling of the 'monlist' command. A remote attacker can
exploit this by forging a request that results in a distributed denial
of service.

Note that this issue only affects devices with NTP client or server
enabled.

See also :

https://kb.juniper.net/InfoCenter/index?page=content&id=JSA10613

Solution :

Apply the relevant Junos software release or workaround referenced in
Juniper advisory JSA10613.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Junos Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 77756 ()

Bugtraq ID: 64692

CVE ID: CVE-2013-5211

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