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The remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.
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 Spanning Tree Protocol implementation. An unauthenticated,
remote attacker can exploit this, via specially crafted packets that
create an artificial loop in the network topology, to cause excessive
See also :
Apply the relevant Junos software release referenced in Juniper
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
Public Exploit Available : true