Juniper Junos RPD Routing Process DoS (JSA10715)

This script is Copyright (C) 2016-2017 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
a flaw in the Label Distribution Protocol (LDP) implementation. An
unauthenticated, remote attacker attacker can exploit this, by sending
a specially crafted LDP packet, to cause the RDP routing process to
crash and restart.

See also :

https://kb.juniper.net/InfoCenter/index?page=content&id=JSA10715

Solution :

Apply the relevant Junos software release referenced in Juniper
advisory JSA10715.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)

Family: Junos Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 88092 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-1257

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