Juniper Junos SRX5000-series J-Web DoS (JSA10700)

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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 SRX5000 series device is affected by a denial of service
vulnerability related to the J-Web service. An unauthenticated,
remote attacker can exploit this to cause the system to drop into a
debug prompt, effectively halting normal system operation.

Note that this issue only affects devices with the J-Web service
enabled.

See also :

https://kb.juniper.net/InfoCenter/index?page=content&id=JSA10700

Solution :

Apply the relevant Junos software release or workaround referenced in
Juniper advisory JSA10700.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C)

Family: Junos Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 86477 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2014-6451

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