Juniper Junos BGP-VPLS Advertisements RPD DoS (JSA10687)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015-2017 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 due to
improper handling of BGP-VPLS advertisements with updated BGP local
preference values. A remote attacker can exploit this to crash RDP
with a NULL pointer deference exception.

Note that this issue only affects devices with internal BGP and VPLS
enabled.

See also :

https://kb.juniper.net/InfoCenter/index?page=content&id=JSA10687

Solution :

Apply the relevant Junos software release or workaround referenced in
Juniper advisory JSA10687.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.1
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.2
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Junos Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 85227 ()

Bugtraq ID: 75723

CVE ID: CVE-2015-5359

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