Juniper Junos J-Web Service Privilege Escalation (JSA10754)

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Synopsis :

The remote device is missing a vendor-supplied security patch.

Description :

According to its self-reported version number and configuration, the
remote Juniper Junos device is affected by a privilege escalation
vulnerability in the J-Web service that allows an unauthenticated,
remote attacker to disclose sensitive information and gain
administrative privileges.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to the relevant Junos software release referenced in Juniper
advisory JSA10754. Alternatively, disable the J-Web service.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0

Family: Junos Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 92512 ()

Bugtraq ID: 91759

CVE ID: CVE-2016-1279

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